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31 HILL STREET, LONDON, W1J 5LS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7863 8333
Fax:
Fax 020 7863 8444
DX:
82988 MAYFAIR
Email:
Web:
www.forsters.co.uk

Andrew Lane

Tel:
Work 020 7863 8590
Email:
Forsters LLP

Work Department

Private client.

Position

Partner

Career

Andrew advises individuals, families and trusts in relation to a wide range of legal, commercial and personal issues.  He has extensive experience in capital taxation and succession for the owners of businesses and landed estates. 

He acts as trustee for a number of significant family trusts and as a director of closely held companies. 

Andrew also advises private and commercial investors wishing to buy farms and estates and is experienced in devising tax efficient structures for owners from outside the UK.
 
He has recently been recognised in Spear's 500 as one of the 'Best Landed Estates Lawyers'.

Member

The Law Society

Agricultural Law Association

CLA 

Education

Malvern College; Christ’s College, Cambridge (1978 BA Land Economy, 1982 MA).

Leisure

Gardening, shooting.


London: Private client

Agriculture and estates

Within: Leading individuals

Andrew Lane - Forsters LLP

Within: Agriculture and estates

Forsters LLP has a sophisticated client base which includes a blend of traditional landowners across multiple generations of a family, ultra-high-net-worth individuals and, increasingly, overseas investors and purchasers with Andrew Lane at the helm. Lane acts for private and commercial investors purchasing farms and estates and Penny Elliott acts for a wide range of private and institutional owners of rural property. The team, which also includes Rupert Mead, is skilled at advising the owners of landed estates on tax planning and succession issues and on the preservation of heritage property. It is also recommended for its work on substantial development transactions. The team was pleased to add Henry Cecil and Christopher Findley to its ranks from BDB Pitmans.

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