It is a well-known ‘fact’ that farmers never retire; there is always far too much to do to have that luxury. Many farmers we deal with are keen to pass the farm and business on to whichever member of the family is most willing, whilst keeping...
Succession Planning & Control
Issues relating to succession planning and control require careful and highly specialised legal advice, drawing on expertise in agricultural law, trust & tax law and corporate & commercial law. Legal 500 independently recognise our expertise in each of these key practice areas.
We can assist with a wide range of issues, including:
- Outlining the potential succession options available to you and how these relate to existing personal, family or corporate legal arrangements
- Work with your existing land agents and financial advisers to set our legal advice in a wider commercial and financial context
- Put in place any changes to the legal structure of your business and ensure any personal or family arrangements, such as Wills and trusts, are consistent with these
Our agricultural lawyers can arrange meetings at any of our local offices in York and across Yorkshire, so simply contact your nearest Harrowells office in York, St Saviourgate, Clifton Moor, Easingwold, Haxby, Pocklington, Malton, and Thirsk.