Chairman & Partner, Private Client
Scott is a Partner in our Trust, Tax, Care and Guardianship Unit and is also Chairman of the firm. He has a wide variety of experience in private client work, including making Wills and Powers of Attorney, administering Estates, Trust Creation and Administration and the management of the financial affairs of many elderly and less capable clients.
Scott is also involved in charity work, setting up, and running charities and being involved as a Charity Trustee. His clients are mainly individuals - of all ages, Trustees and Attorneys.
Scott has specialised in Trusts for a number of years now and is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners - STEP. As a Notary Public he is also one of very few British members of the International Union of Notaries.
Making Wills and Powers of Attorney for clients.
Participation in the Office of the Public Guardian's project to introduce electronic registration of Powers of Attorney
Creating, managing and re-organising trusts.
Managing client's affairs and providing support and assistance for elderly clients
Dealing with regular notarisation matters for overseas work.
- Notary Public
- Accredited by the Law Society of Scotland as a specialist in Trust Law
- Recommended in the Legal 500 - Personal Tax, Trusts and Executries
- Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
- Member of the International Union of Notaries.
- The Lord Dean of Guild