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Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

ONE TRINITY, BROAD CHARE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 2HF, ENGLAND
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Work 0345 415 0000
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Fax 0344 984 1501
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727902 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
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www.womblebonddickinson.com

Simon Kirkup

Tel:
Work 0191 279 9374
Email:
Web:
www.womblebonddickinson.com
Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Work Department

Private wealth: agriculture, farms and estates.

Position

Simon is a partner and advises individuals, families, charities and trusts in relation to a wide range of legal, commercial and personal issues.  He also acts as a trustee for many significant landowning families – and seeks innovative solutions to the many challenges that the ownership of landed estates presents.  He advises private and commercial investors in the acquisition and management of farms and estates – covering sporting, agricultural and commercial aspects.  Simon regularly lectures at seminars and conferences.

Career

Dickinson Dees 1990; qualified 1992; partner and head of the firm’s agriculture, farms and estates group 1999; partner, Bond Dickinson on merger 2013; partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP on combination 2017.

Member

Agricultural Law Association, Moorland Association, Country Landowners Association, Game and Wildlife Conservancy Trust, Salmon and Trout Association.


North: Private client

Agriculture and estates

Within: Leading individuals

Simon Kirkup - Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Within: Agriculture and estates

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP specialises in advising private estate owners and other landowning organisations. The ‘breadth of practice areas covered marks it out’ as well as its advice to a number of public authorities and quasi-public bodies. Simon Kirkup leads the practice and his clients include private landowners as well as major landowning charities and PLCs. Also notable in the team is managing associate Charlotte Patterson-Ryan, who ‘combines strong technical knowledge in the areas of landlords and tenants, with excellent professional skills,’ which makes her ‘stand out as a go-to adviser’.

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