Southampton 02380 482 482
Winchester 01962 679 777
Paris Smith
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Tax, trusts and wills

Our team, based in Southampton and Winchester, handles work varying from wills to tax and trusts of wide ranging complexity.

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The great majority of our lawyers and solicitors are members of STEP. Together we offer unrivalled expertise across the full spectrum of private client work. We guard our clients’ interests fiercely and work closely at all stages of the process to better understand what our clients want to achieve, delivering results in the very best way possible.

Our approach to fee structures ensures that you deal with the appropriate person depending on the complexity of the task. Our aim is to provide practical, bespoke and cost effective solutions that meet your aims.


Our expertise:

  • Tax and estate planning
  • Tax planning and asset structuring
  • Tax efficient wills
  • Probate and estate administration, the handling of sensitive family issues, advising on the terms of wills and intestacy and obtaining grants of representation
  • Trust creation and administration
  • Elderly client advice, including preparation of lasting powers of attorney, advance directives and matters relating  to the Court of Protection and the Office of the Public Guardian
  • Charities and charitable trusts

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Southampton Contact

Nick Turner
LLP Partner

T: 023 8048 2293
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Winchester Contact

Isabel Deverill
LLP Partner

T: 01962 677 811
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Meet the Team

Elizabeth Power
LLP Partner

T: 023 8048 2206
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William Hadley
LLP Partner

T: 01962 679 771
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Barry Russell

T: 023 8048 2291
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Leyla Whitlingum

T: 023 8048 2166
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Amy Dellar
Chartered Legal Executive

T: 023 8048 2279
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Emma Cole

T: 023 8048 2103
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Sarah Jessup
Legal Assistant

T: 023 8048 2344
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Ashleigh Bryant
Legal Assistant

T: 023 8048 2300
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Stephanie Wankling

T: 023 8048 2410
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Emily Dicks

T: 01967 677 817
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Janay Jones
Trainee Solicitor

T: 023 8048 2414
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Steve Adams
Trainee Solicitor

T: 023 8048 2149
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Recognised for “their established expertise in international tax and trust matters.  High net worth entrepreneurs and landowners form its core client base”.

- Chambers & Partners Legal Directory

The team at Paris Smith LLP provides ‘good advice‘ and assists clients across all aspects of complex trusts, the administration of estates, tax issues and tax planning and Court of Protection work. Practice head Nick Turner is ‘very approachable and provides sound advice‘; he advises high net-worth clients on trusts, succession and related tax issues. William Hadley ‘is able to explain very clearly any legal jargon and provide all the various options‘.

- Legal 500 2018-19 Edition – Tax, trusts and wills

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02380 482 482

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