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Richard Dew

Barrister  |  Ten Old Square
JURISDICTIONS QUALIFIED IN

England and Wales

TOP AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Probate
Administration of Estates Court of Protection (Property and Affairs)
Trusts and Trust Disputes

Q&A

What has been the highlight of your practice over the past 12 months?

Establishing that section 57 Trustee Act 1925 extends to applications to extend trustee powers generally. The provision is widely replicated across the jurisdictions. See Cotterell v Allendale.

How did you get into private client?

I have been a member of a specialist private client set since I started practice.

Do you have any outside interests or hobbies?

I am a qualified Scuba Diving Instructor.