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Blandy & Blandy LLP

ONE FRIAR STREET, READING, RG1 1DA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0118 951 6800
Fax:
Fax 0118 951 6813
DX:
4008 READING
Email:
Web:
www.blandy.co.uk

Jonathan Gater

Tel:
Work 0118 951 6848
Email:
Blandy & Blandy LLP

Work Department

Private client.

Position

Jonathan Gater is a partner in the Probate, Tax & Trusts team at Blandy & Blandy LLP.

Jonathan specialises in trust and estate administration, Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection matters. He acts as Attorney for a number of clients, assisting them with the day-to-day management of their affairs and also regularly acts as Executor or Trustee for clients.

Jonathan works closely with the rest of his team, who are specialists in Court of Protection matters. They regularly act for people who are under the jurisdiction of the Court of Protection and are experienced in acting as independent Deputies for incapacitated people, and making deputyship applications for family members who wish to be appointed.

Career

Trained at Blandy & Blandy, qualified in 1993 and became a partner in 2000. 

Member

Solicitors for the Elderly, Law Society

Education

University of Manchester, LLB, College of Law (Chester)


South East: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Within: Leading individuals

Jonathan Gater - Blandy & Blandy LLP

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Blandy & Blandy LLP's¬†private client team gives a ‚Äėvery good level of service‚Äô and is highly regarded for its work in wills and estate administration, trust and estate planning, tax, and powers of attorney, while recently expanding its ability to service Court of Protection matters with the hire of specialist solicitor Jemma Pyne¬†from Slater and Gordon. Firm managing partner and team head¬†Jonathan Gater¬†has been instructed on a number of complex estate administrations, as well as continuing to assist with Court of Protection matters. Caroline Casagranda¬†advises on tax planning, wills, probate and estate administration. Casagranda‚Äôs recent highlights include acting on the administration of an estate passing to a minor beneficiary and advising on the effects of lifetime gifts for inheritance tax purposes, co-ordinating her advice with that of Australian lawyers and UK accountants. Other important figures for the team are consultant and tax and estate planning expert Graham Benwell¬†and dispute resolution solicitor and notary public Philip D'Arcy¬†for contentious probate instructions.

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