Ed Ryder is a solicitor and partner and Head of the Private Client Department whose considered approach and personable style help build a strong sense of trust with his clients.
Ed is experienced in advising clients on a wide range of issues concerning their personal affairs. He can assist those wishing to draft or amend their Will and can provide advice on wider inheritance tax planning. He can also advise clients on the creation and management of Personal Injury Trusts.
Ed also advises elderly clients on the general administration of affairs, the appropriate use of Lasting Powers of Attorney and issues relating to nursing home fees.
The Legal 500, the independent study of leading law firms, notes Ed is 'efficient, friendly and thorough' (2018) and his 'reassuring and efficient approach that makes him a tower of strength for clients in difficult situations' (2017).
Ed has over 15 years' experience of advising on Private Client matters and is a member of the specialist Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).