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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

David Wood

Tel:
Work 01522 508862
Email:
Langleys Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Agriculture/private client.

Position

David, a partner and head of private client and agriculture, provides succession, inheritance tax and capital gains tax advice for the owners and trustees of landed estates, high-net-worth individuals, business owners and farmers.

Career

Qualified 1996; Roythorne & Co 1994-2002; partner Langleys 2008.

Member

Agricultural Law Association; STEP, BASC.

Education

King Edward IV Grammar School, Stratford upon Avon; Newcastle University (1993 LLB Hons); College of Law, York.

Leisure

Family, fly fishing, shooting.


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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