We are pleased to announce the appointment of wealth protection expert Keith Hately as partner to head the firm’s private client team.
Keith has an excellent reputation for advising business owners, wealthy individuals and families on all aspects of estate planning, including wills, trusts, inheritance tax and succession planning. He said: “I am absolutely delighted to have joined Muckle LLP, a firm with an outstanding reputation for delivering first class legal services to business owners.”
The partners are committed to developing private client services and our aim is to become the team of choice for business owners and their families. We are uniquely positioned to understand our clients, business and family interests and, by working with their other professional advisers, Muckle LLP provides clients with an excellent service.”
Known nationally as one of the most experienced and senior practitioners in his field and having received glowing reviews in both Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners, Keith has worked in the region for 23 years. He is also a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and of STEP’s Business families Special Interest Group.
Hugh Welch, senior partner at Muckle LLP, said: “The recruitment of Keith Hately is a real coup for the firm. Keith is one of the best private client lawyers in the region and having his expertise on board presents a great opportunity for us to grow our private client practice by helping senior business people protect their personal and business assets.”
For help or advice on your personal matters please contact Keith Hately on 0191 211 7928 or email [email protected].