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Frances Ratcliffe

| Call 2002

Profile: Trusts

Experience and Expertise

Frances has a wide range of experience in advising and acting for trustees and beneficiaries. A substantial proportion of her work in this area is concerned with will trusts, inter vivos family trusts and property trusts.

Recent work includes advising the trustees of a family trust on the scope of the power of maintenance and advancement; acting for the beneficiaries of a family trust on a claim for an account and inquiries; advising on the duties of trustees with regards to investment; acting for the beneficiaries of a family trust in a claim for the removal of trustees and substitution of independent trustees; advising the beneficiaries of a discretionary will trust of the apportionment of trust funds, and advising on the merits of a claim in devastavit.

Frances Ratcliffe
“Frances Ratcliffe provides solid advice followed by efficient paperwork and the result which is required.”

Instructing Solicitor