Client Services for Older People

As we all live longer and enjoy better health and mobility, the needs of our older clients are constantly changing. We are evolving our range of legal services to best serve our clients with a dedicated team of lawyers who specialise in this increasingly complex area of law.

At Birchall Blackburn Law we have the legal expertise and friendly approach you need to advise on the best course of action for your elderly relative and yourself.

We help clients to plan for their future, with particular focus on issues that may arise from:

  • Physical disability or mental incapacity
  • Funding for long-term care
  • Trusts and tax planning to ensure a smooth transfer of wealth from one generation to the next
  • Wills
  • Lasting powers of attorney
  • Registration of lasting powers of attorney
  • Court of Protection applications and advance decisions
  • Living wills and advance directives
  • Business succession planning

Why go to Birchall Blackburn Law for client services for older people?

Our widely experienced elderly client team have specialised knowledge, combined with a genuine and compassionate approach to help each of our clients.

All our elderly client lawyers are members of the highly respected Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and Solicitors for the Elderly (SFE).

One of the Partners in the team is one of only 64 Solicitors in England and Wales to be appointed to the Court of Protections Panel of Deputies.

How much do client services for older people cost?

The cost varies depending on what services are required and the work involved. All clients have an initial no obligation meeting to discuss their needs. Once we have a thorough understanding of the work to be undertaken, we will provide a fixed fee estimate and give you information about the funding options available to you. We are happy to discuss flexible payment arrangements.

Other private client services

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