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Adams & Remers

TRINITY HOUSE, SCHOOL HILL, LEWES, BN7 2NN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01273 480616
Fax:
Fax 01273 480618
DX:
3100 LEWES-1
Email:
Web:
www.adamsandremers.com
Lewes, London

Bibi Fortin Lees

Tel:
Work 01273 403210
Email:
Web:
www.adamsandremers.com
Adams & Remers

Work Department

Private Client

Position

Partner and Head of Private Client

Career

Bibi advises individuals and trustees on UK capital tax planning, on wills and lasting powers of attorney, on the administration of trusts, on probate, succession and the administration of estates, both domestic and international, and on Court of Protection deputyships.  She often works closely with other trusted advisers such as accountants, investment managers and independent financial advisers to provide her clients with holistic advice, delivered clearly and comprehensively.

Bibi qualified as a solicitor in 1993 at Taylor Wessing (then Taylor Joynson Garrett), where she became a partner in 2001 and head of the Probate Group within the Private Client department.  She returned to her home town of Brighton in 2009 to become a partner and then head of the Private Client department in Woolley Bevis Diplock, before joining Adams and Remers in 2017.

Member

Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and the Law Society Private Client Section


South East: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate: Kent, Surrey, Sussex

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate: Kent, Surrey, Sussex

Adams & Remers has 'an outstanding personal tax, trust and probate department'. The team advises on the gamut of private client work, including taxation and complex trust matters which frequently involve issues of domicile and overseas assets as well as Court of Protection cases. Practice head Bibi Fortin Lees 'provides a Rolls-Royce service which the best known firms in London would find hard to match'. Other noted practitioners include Francis Nation-Dixon, who is 'very knowledgeable about anything legal with financial or trust complications', and Simon Mitchell. 'Solution-driven' consultant Amanda Epstein joined the team from Coole Bevis LLP in September 2017.

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