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Birketts LLP

PROVIDENCE HOUSE, 141-145 PRINCES STREET, IPSWICH, IP1 1QJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01473 232300
Fax:
Fax 01473 230524
DX:
3206 IPSWICH
Email:
Web:
www.birketts.co.uk

Louise Long

Tel:
Work 01473 299176
Email:
Web:
www.birketts.co.uk
Birketts LLP

Work Department

Personal Tax, Trusts and Probate

Position

Partner and Head of Probate - Ipswich

Career

Louise joined Birketts in October 2011 and is a Partner and Head of Probate in our Private Client Advisory Team in Ipswich.

Louise specialises in private client work and acts for individuals in all areas of estate and succession planning, will drafting, trusts, administration of estates and tax planning. Louise graduated in law at Leicester University and completed her professional training at the College of Law in Guildford.

As well as acting for clients in East Anglia Louise has a number of clients further afield particularly in London where she has advised members of other solicitors firms who do not have their own private client department.

Member

Louise is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. Louise qualified as a Notary Public in 1998 and in this capacity is able to prepare and certify documents for use internationally.


East Anglia: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate: Ipswich

Within: Leading individuals

Louise Long - Birketts LLP

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate: Ipswich

Birketts LLP has a strong probate, estate and trust administration practice that provides 'friendly, approachable and personal service'. The practice led by Louise Long, who deals with multimillion-pound estates with complex family and tax issues, expanded significantly in 2018 with the recruitment of a solicitor and two tax executives. Senior associate Richard Guy is a rising star who has ten years' experience in advising business owners, farmers and high-net-worth individuals as well as retirees and the elderly.

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South East: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate: Essex

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate: Essex

Birketts LLP 's private client team offers an 'impressive' service to clients, including domestic and international work, often of a high value. The team, which is led by Tim Galloway , is skilled in handling offshore and multi-jurisdictional offerings and has recently managed an array of multi-million-pound property trust scheme work. The 'first class' Susan Young holds expertise in tax planning involving wills and probate applications. Louise Long from the Ipswich office is recommended for her complex estates practice. Katie Payne joined from Charles Russell Speechlys LLP.

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