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Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

5 FLEET PLACE, LONDON, EC4M 7RD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7203 5000
Fax:
Fax 020 7203 0200
DX:
19 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.charlesrussellspeechlys.com
Cheltenham, Doha, Dubai, Geneva, Guildford, Hong Kong and 5 more

Christopher Page

Tel:
Work 020 7203 5000
Email:
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

Work Department

Senior partner; charities and not-for-profit, private wealth; private client.

Position

Christopher is a private client lawyer who specialises in tax and estate succession planning and management, particularly for owners of landed estates, large farms and other rural businesses. His team acts for over 50 substantial landed estates throughout England and Wales. The team's land-owning clients include individuals, charities, companies and trustees. Complex tax and trust matters arising from many different and sophisticated ownership and occupation structures form the backbone of his practice. Christopher is well known for his 'quietly spoken but authoritative demeanour' and 'plain speaking, effective' approach. After leading the Cheltenham office and private client team for many years, Christopher was elected as senior partner in 2013, and is now senior partner of Charles Russell Speechlys and chairs its partnership council.

Member

Country Landowners and Business Association; Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners; Agricultural law Association; Historic Houses Association.


South West: Private client

Agriculture and estates

Within: Leading individuals

Christopher Page - Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

Within: Agriculture and estates

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP covers tax and real estate planning in the context of land sales and purchases. The firm also advises on succession planning, ownership structuring and regulations concerning residential development. Senior associate Tristam van Lawick is experienced in the negotiation of tenancy and partnership agreements. Practice co-head Christopher Page advises estate and private land owners on the legal aspects of strategic investments in the agricultural sector. Clients also include trustees, charities and financial institutions.

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Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Leading individuals

Christopher Page - Charles Russell Speechlys LLP

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

Charles Russell Speechlys LLP combines expertise in family businesses, landed estates, heritage property and international tax. Practice head Christopher Page advises estate and private land owners, family business entrepreneurs and trustees on tax strategy, succession planning. Associate Tabitha Collett assists with asset protective and ownership structures. Julia Cox and Henry Fea count both domestic and foreign residents to their client base.

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