Paul Davies > Clarke Willmott LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Clarke Willmott LLP
M2 2BY

Work Department

Private Capital


Paul leads the private capital team in the Manchester office of Clarke Willmott. He has been assisting wealthy individuals, trustees, and executors, with all manner of legal and tax issues for 20 years. Although he deals with all aspects of private client work, he has particular specialisms in estate planning, inheritance tax mitigation, and the use of onshore and offshore trusts, and other asset holding vehicles. He is regularly appointed as an independent professional executor and trustee by his clients.

Lawyer Rankings

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

Clarke Willmott LLP deals with complex tax planning, cross-border estates and off-shore trusts, and Court of Protection matters for high-net-worth clients. Private wealth team leader Paul Davies  is noted for his experience regarding tax mitigation and lifetime estate planning matters, while managing partner Anthony Fairweather covers Court of Protection work, elderly care law, and inheritance tax planning. Senior associate Rebecca Clarke is a key contact regarding complex estate administration. Nicola Walker departed in December 2021.