Leading South East law firm Thomson Snell & Passmore is pleased to announce that Simon Mitchell has joined the firm as a Partner. Simon has been appointed from Adams & Remers and has over 20 years’ experience specialising in wills, tax and estate planning.
Simon’s practice encompasses a wide breadth of private client matters ranging from capital gains tax planning to probate and the administration of estates advice. He also has in-depth capabilities in the preparation and registration of Lasting Powers of Attorney. This wealth of expertise has been recognised by leading legal directory The Legal 500 2019, which noted Simon as a “solution-driven” consultant. He is a member of Solicitors for the Elderly and also, alongside other partners in the team, a member of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the professional body for advisers who specialise in inheritance and succession planning. Simon’s extensive experience adds to and further strengthens the firm’s private client offering.
Commenting on his recent appointment, Simon says:
“I am thrilled to join Thomson Snell & Passmore and its highly regarded private practice. This is an exciting time to be joining the department as it continues to grow its already enviable client base and I look forward to working with the team to further enhance its reputation.“
Simon will work closely with Nicola Plant, Head of the firm’s Private Client Team which has achieved accolades for its provision of personal and private wealth services. The team is ranked in tier 1 in The Legal 500 2019 and in Band 2 in the Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2019, which quotes, “They offer a high-quality service. They are very easy to work with and very efficient."
Nicola said :
“I am pleased to welcome Simon as a member of our team. His skills are highly valued and further boost the capability of our private client practice as we continue to deliver the highest quality legal advice to clients.”