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Robert Craig

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Work 020 3755 5421
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www.howardkennedy.com/people/robert-craig/
Howard Kennedy LLP

Work Department

Private client.

Position

Robert Craig is a solicitor specialising in wills, trusts, estate planning, probate, charities, and partnership.

He regularly advises private individuals, business people, and well-known authors, artists, and actors on estate planning.

Alongside his estate planning practice, Robert advises clients on partnerships and related disputes, and a wide range of charity law matters, including the formation and operation of charities and non-profit bodies, including cultural, religious, medical, and philanthropic.

Robert gives sound and pragmatic advice to clients without a lot of legal jargon.

Robert is a Fellow of the Institute of Arbitrators and a qualified and experienced mediator. He is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, the Charity Law Association, and the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists.

Career

1971 admitted as solicitor and became partner Philip Taylor & Co until 1998; 1990-1998 managing partner of Bennett Taylor Tyrrell which became Finers; 1998 partner in Finers solicitors, which became Finers Stephens Innocent LLP, now Howard Kennedy LLP.

Member

Member of The Law Society, The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, The Charity Law Association, The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, Solicitors for the Elderly and The Academy of Experts.

Education

The College of Law, awarded honours in the Solicitors’ Final Examination, 1969; Kings College London LL.M, 1973.

Leisure

Woodturning (founded the North London Woodturners’ Group), theatre, museums, book collecting, early printing. I am an avid theatregoer and a Friend or Patron of the RSC, the National Theatre, Almeida, Donmar and Globe.


London: Corporate and commercial

Partnership

Within: Partnership

Howard Kennedy LLP's practice spans partnerships and LLPs, with expertise in formation, employment matters, financial regulation, business recovery and reconstruction. The group also handles disputes for LLPs and partnerships, as well as their individual members and partners. The team is jointly headed by partnership formation and structure specialist Robert Craig and Jane Amphlett, whose main focuses are strategic partner appointments, departures, remuneration structures and the enforcement and defence of restrictive covenants.

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