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GROSVENOR HOUSE, 20 BARRINGTON ROAD, ALTRINCHAM, WA14 1HB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 941 4000
DX:
19865 ALTRINCHAM
Email:
Web:
www.myerson.co.uk

Amanda Freeman

Tel:
Work 0161-941-4000
Email:
Myerson Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Wills, Trusts & Probate

Position

Head of Department & Partner with specialist work in advising on inheritance tax planning, drafit tax-efficient Wills, drafting Wills for complex family situations, administration of complex estates and administration of trusts. 

Career

Trained at Elliott & Company (now part of DWF) and was admitted in October 1983. Stayed with them until 1985 and then moved to Addleshaw, Sons and Latham (now Addleshaw Goddard), eventually becoming an associate in the corporate department. In 1994 moved to Haworth Holt Bell in Altrincham and began the move to private client law. In 2011 moved to Myerson to head the Wills, Trusts and Probate department and became a partner in 2012.

Languages

English

Member

STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

Education

Sheffield University Ll.B. Hons(2.i) 1980

College of Law, Lancaster Gate, London 1980-81 Law Society Finals


North West: Private client

Agriculture and estates

Within: Agriculture and estates

Amanda Freeman   heads a ‘very amenable, knowledgeable, sensible and well-informed’ team at Myerson Solicitors LLP  that ‘overall provides a very high level of service’. Freeman has many years of experience of dealing with a wide range of private client matters for its rural clients with particular expertise in acting for high-net-worth individuals. The ‘very experiencedAndrew Chapman  is ‘always available and is very quick at getting his head around complex problems. He then produces good solutions and is also very nice to deal with’. Chapman routinely advises rural landowners and farmers on a myriad of property issues including on the development of land for residential development and on diversification issues. He also frequently advises on the granting of option agreements, on the sale and purchase of land and on the granting of easements over land. The ‘knowledgeable and approachable’  Jane Tenquist has significant experience of dealing with divorces that involve farms, agricultural land, trusts and businesses and Andrew Brown  regularly advises on partnerships, LLPs, shareholder agreements and group reorganisations for its rural clients.

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Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

Myerson Solicitors LLP   has a ‘professional and client-focused’ team. Head of department Amanda Freeman has ‘experience that is second to none and she provides a very good and no-nonsense service at a fair price’. The ‘very professional, kind and supportiveBik-ki Irving  has ‘fantastic knowledge of her field which she always communicated to me very efficiently’. The ‘very personable and practicalClara Staunton  is ‘able to prioritise things well and is prompt at responding’. The ‘exceptionally professional, solution focused and realistic’ team has three STEP qualified lawyers. It advises on a wide spectrum of issues to high-net-worth individuals and families such as inheritance tax mitigation and on complex family structures, trusts and estates.

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