Raworths has received further recognition for several of its partners in the new Chambers and Partners High Net Worth(HNW) Guide, a key publication for the international private wealth market.
The guide features three individuals from the Trust, Wills and Estates (TWE) team including Rachel Tunnicliffe, the head of the unit, who is the only solicitor in the York, Hull and surrounding area to achieve Band 1 ranking.
Raworths TWE department has thrived in recent years growing from 10 to 19 staff, likewise the client portfolio has more than doubled as the unit’s reputation for quality has grown
Zoe Robinson, Managing Partner, Raworths Solicitors LLP said; “I am delighted that three partners from one unit have been included in this prestigious guide. As a business, we are committed to providing both our commercial and private clients with the best service we possibly can and having senior, partner led relationships is one way we achieve this. This accreditation reinforces our breadth of expertise and the quality of our work.”
Rachel Tunnicliffe was noted for her experience in a range of wealth planning issues including succession planning and trust matters. Advising notable business owners, landed estates and families with multi-jurisdictional assets. A commentator said: “She is excellent, very knowledgeable and personable. Clients adore her, she is absolutely fabulous and has up-to-date knowledge.”
David Garfitt who specialises in estate administration and Inheritance Tax planning for farming families and the landed gentry is said to have “provided a very good service to us” quoting one wealth adviser source, continuing: “David is a very qualified and detailed individual and I have introduced him to a number of our clients who have all been very satisfied with the work he has provided, together with an excellent service.”
Peter Greswold, is described as “extremely commercially savvy.” He is recognised both regionally and nationwide for his knowledge on structured capital tax planning, inheritance tax strategies, asset protection and long term succession issues. A client source commented: “He showed great knowledge of the position were in. He was brilliant and has a wonderful manner.”