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OLYMPIC HOUSE, DODDINGTON ROAD, LINCOLN, LN6 3SE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01522 888555
Fax:
Fax 01522 888556
DX:
700678 NORTH HYKEHAM-2
Email:
Web:
www.langleys.com
Lincoln, York

Andrew Fearn

Tel:
Work 01522 508711
Email:
Langleys Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Agriculture/private client.

Position

Andrew is the firms chairman and deputy managing partner with many years’ experience of advising clients in relation to their personal, property and financial affairs, especially those involved in the agricultural sector. He is also an ADR Group Civil and Commercial Mediator with an interest in rural and countryside issues.

Career

Trained Hodgkinson & Tallents; qualified 1976; partner Tallents Godfrey 1978-98; partner with Langleys since 1998.

Member

Agricultural Law Association; TFA; CLA; STEP.

Education

Magnus GS; Liverpool University (1973 LLB Hons); College of Law, Guildford.

Leisure

Rugby, golf, cricket and the amateur theatre.


East Midlands: Private client

Agriculture and estates

Within: Agriculture and estates

Langleys Solicitors LLP’s expertise covers agricultural tenancies, minerals leases, and sales and acquisitions of land and easements. Practice head Françoise Vandale handles options and leases in connection with wind farms and a broad spread of utilities and telecommunications work at the intersection with agricultural law. David Wood specialises in inheritance tax and capital gains tax advice, including deeds of variation of estates as well as gifts and leasebacks of chattels. Andrew Fearn is now a consultant.

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Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

Langleys Solicitors LLP’s ‘very knowledgeable and efficient’ team is experienced in inheritance tax advice and succession planning, acting primarily for farmers and owners of landed estates, but also has a strong track record in assisting with issues pertaining to trusts and estates. Inheritance Act claims, probate claims, and proprietary and promissory estoppel claims are other key areas. David Wood and Amy Allison jointly head the practice, which includes Amanda Voakes, whose specialisms include elderly client work, and senior associate and Court of Protection expert Lisa Gray. Andrew Fearn  is now a consultant.

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