Industry-recognised Legal 500 has ranked Sherrards Solicitors’ Private Client department in Tier 1 for the South East in their latest guide, referring to the department as a 'first rate' team.

Led by Nicole Marmor, Head of Private Client, the department is ranked for their work across personal tax, trusts and probate services, particularly recognised for having a strong following among non-domiciled clients. Nicole, alongside Senior Solicitor Carolle Harris, was commended for combining ‘technical excellence with the ability to communicate clearly and sensitively’.

Commenting on the ranking, Nicole Marmor says: “As a team, we are very proud to have been ranked within the top tier of Legal 500 for 2016. The recognition we have received for our work, as well as our dedicated staff, gives the firm a fantastic source of pride and it shows our strong commitment to providing clients with a high-quality service.”

Sherrards’ Private Client department handles a number of services related to wills, trusts and probate - from estate administration and Court of Protection matters, to wills writing and inheritance tax planning. The team have extensive experience in dealing with complex wills and probate matters through a comprehensive consultative approach.

As a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and The Private Client Section of the Law Society, department-head Nicole acts for a number of individuals advising on in heritance tax, administration of estates, Deputyships, Lasting Powers of Attorney and Enduring Powers of Attorney – particularly specialising in Elderly Client matters. Nicole also speaks fluent French and German, often representing international clients on wills and probate matters both in the UK and overseas.

For more information about the Private Client services offered at Sherrards, please visit the firm's website.