Private Clients

Our Private Client service delivers the personal touch and expertise that many firms strive to offer.

The main services provided by the Private Client team are:

Wills

Often overlooked, the importance of planning the distribution of your estate and meeting the needs of your family cannot be overemphasised. With comprehensive advice on all aspects of will-making from our specialists we help to ensure piece of mind for all our clients.

Tax Planning

We offer advice on the taxation implications of wills, trusts and succession generally. Our focus is to ensure our clients deal with their assets in the most tax efficient manner while ensuring their bequests are not forgotten.

Trusts

We advise on the creation of settlements and trusts, on the obligations and duties of trustees and on the rights of the beneficiaries, the restructuring, winding up and dissolution of trusts.

Probate Administration

A fundamental concern of the private client is the fast and efficient administration of their affairs after their death. We deal with all matters concerning the issue of probate and the administration of estates, both for our own clients and for other professionals requiring advice on aspects of Irish law.

Enduring Powers of Attorney

We advise clients on the appropriateness of enduring powers of attorney, the inherent risks associated with them that can create onerous financial obligations on the donor.

Family Law

This is an essential practice area of our Private Client division. The breakdown of a relationship gives rise to varied and wide ranging effects on family relationships, business and pensions and consequently has legal, financial and taxation implications. Our family law group has extensive experience in all aspects family law, to include separation and divorce, property and financial implications of relationship breakdown to include individuals with high value complex financial affairs.

 

Contact

David Colbert

Partner

Tel: 01 661 6922

Fax: 01 661 0013

colbertc@sheehanandco.ie