Private Client Department
Paul is Mercers’ Managing Partner and specialises in Capital Tax planning with particular reference to the use of Trusts, asset protection, and Wills, advising individuals, trustees and executors.
Paul can advise on all aspects of Private Client work:
- Creation, administration, and termination of trusts
- Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection work and associated administration
- Probate and administration of estates
- Care home fees
- Equity release
Paul read law at Kings College, London University, graduating with honors in 1978. The following year he joined substantial London firm Lawrence Graham, qualifying as a solicitor in 1981 and thereafter working in their Tax Planning Department.
Paul joined Mercers’ Private Client Department in 1986 and became a partner in 1988.
What clients say about Paul
“Paul superbly led from beginning to end the Discretionary Trust component of my transaction, my grateful thanks.”
“Caring, Professional, Courteous and Confident, very happy with the outcome.”
“I wanted to send my personal thanks for looking after us…. Your professionalism, detail – oriented and solid, effective communication was inspiring and made the process effortless. Many thanks for your time and efforts. Much appreciated!”
– Mr N Oxon