Helen Clarke

Helen Clarke, Pitmans Law Private Wealth Partner

Helen Clarke

Partner
Wills, Tax & Trusts

D +44 (0)207 634 4630
M +44 (0)771 749 7376
E hclarke@pitmans.com

“They handled matters with an empathy and understanding that really made each process more bearable for me and my family. Their approach was very pragmatic and at the same time they explained everything thoroughly and really put us at ease.”

Chambers & Partners

“I can’t thank you enough for all your hard work, diligence, guidance and professional advice during the long process. It is always reassuring to know that you have been readily available to answer queries, direct me in the complicated process and more than efficiently fulfil your duties.”

Expertise

  • Acts for high net worth individuals and their families in respect of their estate and succession planning for inheritance tax purposes including complex Will drafting in addition to strategic planning advice
  • Particular interest in planning for business owners to maximise tax reliefs
  • Transactional tax advice
  • Trust structuring, planning and tax advice for onshore and offshore trustees, beneficiaries and settlors
  • Complex probate work
  • Mental Capacity Act work including Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection applications

Background

  • Became a partner at Pitmans in 2008
  • Joined Pitmans in 2002
  • Qualified in 2000
  • Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and holds the Advanced STEP Certificate in Family Business Advising