Mr Christopher Hopkins > Butcher & Barlow LLP > Bury, England > Lawyer Profile

Butcher & Barlow LLP
2 BANK STREET
BURY
BL9 0DL
England

Work Department

Private Client

Position

Equity Partner and Head of Private Client

Career

Trained at Butcher & Barlow; Qualified in 2006; Partner in 2010; Equity in 2013

Memberships

Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners

Education

LLB (Hons) 2;1; LPC (Commendation)
STEP Diploma in Trusts & Estates (England & Wales) Distinction

Leisure

Football, guitar and gym

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Private client > Personal tax, trusts and probate

Butcher & Barlow LLP is noted for its expertise in agricultural work, advising farmers and owners of agricultural assets on a range of matters. The team advises a number of long-standing, high value trusts on their administration, with Christopher Hopkins particularly active in this area. Mike Bracegirdle routinely helps agricultural clients with succession planning; elsewhere, the practice handles Court of Protection work on behalf of vulnerable individuals, with Samuel Dale and Philip Jennings active in this area.