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Birketts LLP

Work 01223 326600
Fax 01223 326629
Cambridge, Chelmsford, Ipswich, Norwich

Catherine Bacon

Work 01223 326587
Birketts LLP

Work Department

Personal Tax, Trusts and Probate


Professional Support Lawyer


Catherine joined our Private Client Advisory Team from a national law firm in March 2014. She is a Professional Support Lawyer based in our Cambridge office.

Catherine has had many years of experience advising clients on the full range of private client issues: wills, tax and succession planning, trusts, probate and charity law. She spent several years working in the City, where the majority of her clients were high net worth individuals, many of whom were non-UK domiciled. She has also worked for regional firms, covering the full spectrum of private client work

East Anglia: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate: Cambridge

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate: Cambridge

Birketts LLP has a full service private client practice that handles trusts, tax, succession planning and probate matters. It frequently advises landowners, business executives, trustees and beneficiaries on domestic and offshore trust and tax issues, trust creation and administration, landed estates matters, wills and lifetime planning, inheritance tax and capital gains tax, and Court of Protection applications. Caroline Stenner leads the practice and recently supported a board of trustees with a large shareholding in a family company on tax and trust administration. Senior associate Catherine Bacon is recommended for her tax and trusts work for non-dom and non-resident clients. Senior associate Rachel Winter has a strong following among the local business community and is recommended for Court of Protection applications. Associate Kimberly Sayward, formerly of Mills & Reeve LLP, is ‘particularly highly regarded as empathic and thorough'. Solicitor Melissa de Carvalho joined the team having completed her training contract at Prettys Solicitors LLP.

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