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Tees Law

TITAN HOUSE, CASTLE PARK, CAMBRIDGE, CB3 0BY, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01223 311141
Fax:
Fax 01223 460749
DX:
5811 CAMBRIDGE
Email:
Web:
www.teeslaw.co.uk

Catherine Mowat

Tel:
Work 01223 702304
Email:
Web:
www.teeslaw.com
Tees Law

Work Department

Private client

Position

Partner in private client department, leading the Cambridge team, specialising in wills, estate planning and administration, trust creation and management, Court of Protection and powers of attorney, acts as professional deputy.  Particular expertise in succession and estate planning for rural clients.

Career

Trained at Tees Law; qualified 2000; associate 2003; partner 2007.

Languages

French, German.

Member

Law Society probate section.

Education

Coopers’ Company and Coborn School; University of Greenwich (1997 LLB Hons (2:1)); Nottingham Law School (1998 LPC); MBA in Legal Practice Management (2008 Distinction).

Leisure

Music, in particular singing in two local choirs.


East Anglia: Private client

Agriculture and estates

Within: Agriculture and estates

The rural practice at Tees Law brings together lawyers from a wide range of practice areas including private client and property to advise clients ranging from small family farms to rural estates and large agricultural businesses. Catherine Mowat leads the practice that handles succession planning, land development, diversification projects, employment, company and partnership formation, dispute resolution, restructuring, and sales and acquisitions of commercial enterprises. The firm is on the legal panel of the National Farmers Union. Another key name to note is the 'extremely efficient' Alex Waples.

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Personal tax, trusts and probate: Cambridge

Within: Leading individuals

Catherine Mowat - Tees Law

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate: Cambridge

One client describes the practice at Tees Law as 'hardworking, efficient and dedicated, making sure that their clients get the best advice and best value for money'. The practice had its busiest year since arriving in Cambridge in 2008, and it has built up a strong client base for the administration of complex and high-value estates, including those with agricultural and international elements. Catherine Mowat is a leading light in the market for wills, powers of attorney and succession planning for rural clients and high-net-worth individuals, and James Marsh and Angela Sewell are rising stars.

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