Daniel Curtis > HCR Hewitsons > Cambridge, England > Lawyer Profile

HCR Hewitsons
SHAKESPEARE HOUSE
42 NEWMARKET ROAD
CAMBRIDGE
CB5 8EP
England

Work Department

Private Wealth

Position

Partner specialising in tax and estate planning, wills, trusts and probate.

Career

Articled Curtis & Parkinson, Nottingham; qualified 1997; joined Hewitsons 1999; partner 2003.

Memberships

STEP; Law Society Probate Section.

Education

Loughborough Grammar School; University of Huddersfield (LLB Hons Business Law).

Leisure

Tennis, skiing, running.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Private client > Personal tax, trusts and probate: Cambridge

(Leading individuals)

Daniel CurtisHCR Hewitsons

I find it difficult to believe that any other firm could provide a better service‘, says a client of HCR Hewitsons. The firm has experts in key areas of private client law, not least inheritance tax planning, probate and the administration of estates with international assets. Daniel Curtis is ‘an expert in his field‘ and leads an a group of eight partners across the firm’s office network, which has a core group of experienced practitioners in Cambridge. Among them are trusts expert Elizabeth Davies, ‘imaginative and innovative thinker‘ Bernadette O’Reilly, associate Kelly Wardell and legal director Katherine Hague.

East Midlands > Private client > Personal tax, trusts and probate

Daniel Curtis heads the private wealth department at HCR Hewitsons from Cambridge. The team, which frequently acts for international and non-UK domiciled clients, advises on inheritance tax planning, exemptions and reliefs on charitable donations, administration of heritage properties and landed estates as well as the administration and reorganisations of trusts. Consultant Clare Colacicchi has a specialism in the use of trusts and heritage tax reliefs with the aim of alleviating capital taxation. ‘Exceptionally efficient‘ and ‘very approachableKerri Woodrow joined the practice at the beginning of 2020. Catherine Ball and Antonia Cooper are further key contacts.