Raworths has once again received Tier 1 ranking for York, Hull and surrounding area in the recently launched Chambers and Partners High Net Worth (HNW) Guide 2018, a key publication for the international private wealth market. The guide states: “ “The team has provided down-to-earth, responsive and efficient advice and service, underpinned by sophisticated technical expertise and knowledge.” A peer calls it “the most outstanding firm in the area around York,” adding: “If we had any client to refer to in York or Harrogate, we would go to Raworths.” “
Raworths’ Trusts, Wills and Estates (TWE) team has thrived in recent years growing from 10 to 19 staff, likewise the client portfolio has more than doubled as the team’s reputation for quality has grown. The TWE team is one of the largest in Yorkshire, acting for clients across the region and the UK. They assist clients with complex affairs, including advising on business and agricultural assets, foreign assets, and charitable trusts. Members of the team regularly act as trustees, attorneys and executors.
Rachel Tunnicliffe, Head of TWE, has once again been singled out as the only Tier 1 ranked solicitor in the York, Hull and surrounding area for her exceptional private client work. Colleagues Peter Greswold and David Garfitt received Tier 2 ranking.
Rachel was described as “someone to be trusted with challenging trust and estate planning for high net worth families’ who is ‘highly regarded by her clients as a trusted adviser”.
David Garfitt leads the firm’s Agricultural and Rural group and was described as “well qualified, competent, knowledgeable, diligent, helpful and responsive” and Peter Greswold as an ‘excellent high net worth client lawyer“.
Zoe Robinson, Managing Partner, Raworths Solicitors LLP said; “I congratulate all three partners and the team, it’s an impressive achievement and results from their considerable experience and dedication to their clients.
As a business, we are committed to providing both our private and commercial clients with the best service we possibly can and our breadth of expertise and senior, partner led relationships is one way we achieve this.”