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Hibberts LLP

25 BARKER STREET, NANTWICH, CW5 5EN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01270 624225
Fax:
Fax 01270 628065
DX:
22004 NANTWICH
Email:
Web:
www.hibberts.com

North West: Human resources

Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 6

Hibberts LLP (Nantwich)

Camille Renaudon leads a department at Hibberts LLP that acts for employers and employees. Highlights included advising on restrictive covenant litigation and pre-action work for a telecommunications company, and acting for a senior executive who was facing dismissal for allegations of gross misconduct.

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North West: Private client

Agriculture and estates
Agriculture and estates - ranked: tier 1

Hibberts LLP (Nantwich)

Hibberts LLP has an ‘extremely knowledgeable team that provides an excellent service and has a very good reputation in this area’. Edward Nutting heads the department and has ‘a fantastic following’. He is adept at advising on various issues surrounding business structures for farming businesses in addition to estate and succession planning. He also has a particular focus on the creation of trusts to protect assets as well as land law issues relating to sports and manorial rights. He is also skilled at handling the many other issues that affect farmers such as drainage, the sale of minerals and advice on mortgaging the land. Consultant David Young is in the ‘premier league of agricultural lawyers’ and is particularly strong on partnerships, trusts and tax planning. The team regularly advises on a number of significant dairy/mixed farm sales and purchases with vacant possessions and sitting tenants, in addition to other issues such as rent reviews, grazing agreements, wayleaves and above-ground installations. The team is well equipped to handle the full array of agricultural matters and also routinely advises on issues surrounding the Common Agricultural Policy and single farm payments.

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Charities and not-for-profit
Charities and not-for-profit - ranked: tier 3

Hibberts LLP (Crewe)

Michael Young heads the department at Hibberts LLP, which specialises in complex charity and unregistered conveyancing matters.

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Family
Family - ranked: tier 5

Hibberts LLP (Crewe)

Tom Price heads the team at Hibberts LLP, which advises on the full spectrum of family law matters primarily in South Cheshire and North Shropshire. The group is particularly experienced in property and financial matters and regularly handles complex matters on behalf of its agricultural client base where partnership, land, assets and family trust issues need to be considered. The team is also skilled at advising on Children Act matters and care proceedings.

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Personal tax, trusts and probate
Personal tax, trusts and probate - ranked: tier 4

Hibberts LLP (Nantwich)

Hibberts LLP has a ‘switched-on team particularly on agricultural property issues’ under the leadership of Anne Walley. It advises wealthy clients from both landed and commercial backgrounds on all aspects of probate and Court of Protection work. The department also handles complex trust matters and personal lifetime income tax affairs. The practice is also recommended for its work on contentious matters.

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North West: Real estate

Commercial property: Elsewhere in the North West
Commercial property: Elsewhere in the North West - ranked: tier 3

Hibberts LLP (Crewe, Nantwich)

Hibberts LLP regularly handles high-value commercial property transactions, as well as acting for local landlords and tenants in relation to commercial leases and lease extensions. Carolyn Brooksbank heads the team.

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