• Experience
    • Charles joined Birketts in 1987. He is a partner in our private client division.

      Charles qualified in 1984, having been educated at Eton and Cambridge. He has been a partner since 1989 and specialises in Wills; Trusts/Settlements; Inheritance Tax and Capital Gains Tax planning, Establishment and termination of trusts, Agricultural Property Relief; Business Property Relief and Domicile. He also advises in regard to Lasting Powers of Attorney.

      Charles is based at our Ipswich office.

  • More information
    • Charles is ranked in band 1 by Chambers [UK 2017] and is known for his strong expertise. Earlier editions note that Charles "continues to impress market commentators with his savvy approach to private client matters." He is also highlighted for his expertise in agriculture-related issues. He is described as a "leading light" in the area. 

      Charles is recommended by Legal 500 [UK 2015]. Earlier editions note that he has "especially impressive response times" and provides a “much better service than smaller London firms, and is more competitive on fees."

        Recommended Legal 500 2016     

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