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Katherine McQuail

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Profile: Trusts

Experience and Expertise

Katherine advises settlors, trustees and beneficiaries about all aspects of trusts and undertakes trust litigation.

Her clients include major trust corporations and she has been advising one such client about its role as Custodian Trustee of numerous clubs and associations throughout England and Wales for some years.

Recently Katherine has been instructed by a lay trustee, defending claims for breach of trust brought by beneficiaries. She was successful in resisting a summary judgment claim and subsequently having significant parts of the claim struck out. Costs orders, including indemnity costs orders, were obtained against the Claimants making a global settlement of the case achievable.

Katherine is recommended as a leading junior by The Legal 500 for private client, trusts and probate work.

Katherine McQuail
"Katherine McQuail is highly experienced and unfailingly incisive."

The Legal 500