Grant Johnson > Lindsays > Dundee, United Kingdom > Lawyer Profile

United Kingdom

Work Department

Private Client


Grant is an experienced Private Client Partner who joined RSB Lindsays in 2015 and is head of the firms Private Client team. He specialises in advising a wide range of individuals and families in relation to Wills, Trusts, Executries, Inheritance Tax Planning, and issues affecting elderly clients such as Powers of Attorney and Guardianships.

Grant is also experienced in advising charitable organisations and individuals regarding regulatory requirements. He acts in the setting up and on-going administration of a number of charitable and non-charitable Trusts.


Trained at Thorntons Law LLP from June 2003, qualifying in June 2005and became a partner in Thorntons’ Private Client Department in 2013.


Full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners


University of Dundee – MA (1996), LLB (2002) and Diploma in Legal Practice (2003)

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Private client > Personal tax, trusts and executries

With a strong presence in Dundee, Lindsays handles taxation, executry and trust administration matters for high-net-worth individuals and estates as well as for agricultural and business clients. Head of practice Grant Johnson complements this offering with expertise in advising individuals and families on wills, powers of attorney and guardianships. Other key individuals include Caroline Fraser, who handles contentious and cross-border estates, and Sandy Lamb, who has significant experience on advising executors and beneficiaries in the administration of executry estates.