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9 NEW SQUARE, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3QN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7412 0050
Fax:
Fax 020 7412 0049
DX:
61 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.hunters-solicitors.co.uk

Julia Richards

Tel:
Work 020 7412 0050
Email:
Hunters Law LLP

Work Department

Private client.

Position

Partner specialising in estate planning, wills, trusts and general private client business.

Julia has strong tax and trusts expertise and a particular interest in estate planning and heritage property.

Career

Trained Theodore Goddard; Qualified 1999; Assistant solicitor, Farrer & Co LLP, 2001-07; Partner, Hunters, 2007 to date.

Education

Deer Park, Cirencester; Southampton University (1994 BA History); College of Law, Chester (1995 CPE, 1996 LPC).

Leisure

Skiing, golf, tennis and cycling.


London: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

Hunters incorporating May, May & Merrimans ‘brings to its work a very personally tailored approach. It has a reputation for complete technical competence and fair dealing’. The practice is led by the ‘very experienced’ Alexandra Sarkis, who ‘handles what can be delicate family issues arising out of a trust and its complexity with great skill and tact’. Sarkis along with Julia Richards  ‘both take the time to really get under the skin of their very different clients and their needs and then tailor their approach accordingly. They provide clear advice and are excellent communicators whilst also being tough negotiators’. Jonathan Godwin-Austen  is ‘extremely able and thorough’. The ‘diligent and helpfulRobert Wright  is ‘never too busy to pick up the phone or answer an email’. The ‘charming, knowledgeable and efficientMatthew Yates is ‘highly recommended for anyone wanting top quality assistance in this field’. Newly promoted partner is the ‘simply exceptional’  Molly Wills  who provides an ‘exemplary service’. The ‘first-class’ team acts for an impressive array of high-profile clients, from celebrities to titled individuals with a mix of domestic and international work.

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