J&P's Private Client team achieves its first listing in the UK Legal 500.

The Private Client team at Judge & Priestley is proud to announce its first listing in the prestigious Legal 500 directory of leading UK law firms.

Led by Partner David Chandra, the team also includes Partner Brian Tan, Senior Associate Nimalee Bastian-Carter and Associate Nasima Ansary supported by 4 other qualified solicitors , paralegals and administrative staff.    

Based on independent research among  their clients, the team was designated as a leading firm for Wills, Trusts and Probate in the South East region.  Client testimonials published by the Legal 500 researchers are shown below.

‘The team is proactive in client care, and always go the extra mile to deliver on service. The team is well run and second to none when it comes to technically complex issues. It has a range of private client specialists who work effortlessly and seamlessly together, complement each other effectively.’

‘David Chandra stands out to be an absolutely pragmatic and strategic lawyer. He possesses unrivalled talent in handling the most complex situations with utmost ease and skills. Brian Tan is very approachable and provides excellent, timely service- very client focused and great on detail.’

‘Brian Tan could not have been a better person to have as an advisor to me, he was sympathetic to my circumstances, exceptionally knowledgeable and helpful and together with Chyi his assistant were very efficient.’

‘David Chandra is intellectually really strong and instils confidence and reassurance in his clients.’

‘David Chandra is well connected and excellent leader, and only recruits and trains the brightest young lawyers to work in this team ensuring best outcome for the clients. Brian Tan is smart and compassionate who provides an attentive, tailored service.’

‘The Private Client team at Judge & Priestley are my first point of contact whenever I require legal advice and I consider the partners my trusted advisers who always fight my corners. This department consists of a team of exceptional lawyers with real depth and wealth of knowledge guiding me through personal taxation matters and administration of a very complex estate with utmost patience and care.’

‘It is worth mentioning how quickly they respond to my queries and provide me with constant updates without prompt. The team have consistently demonstrated they genuinely value me as a client and care about my wellbeing.’

‘The firm gives excellent advice with the expertise to serve a broad spectrum of clients. I refer my more complex cases to them knowing that they will provide the best outcome for the clients. An excellent firm all round.’

The overall team is accredited with the Law Society Wills and Inheritance Quality scheme (WIQS), David, Brian and Nimalee are accredited members of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and Nimalee and solicitor Peter Taylor are accredited with Solicitors For The Elerly (SFE) organisation.

To meet the team click here. To find out more about our Wills, Trust and Probate services click here.

For more information please contact David Finnis on dfinnis@judge-priestley.couk