Leading Harrogate law firm McCormicks has been recommended in the latest guide for high net worth clients by leading guide to the legal profession, Chambers UK.
The guide outlines McCormicks’ expertise, saying the firm acts for an impressive client base of landed estates and has a noted niche practice in the world of football. Its Private Client department handles wealth planning, estate administration, personal tax and Court of Protection, as well as contentious probate and trust matters.
It quotes a market commentator who describes the firm as “very dependable and reliable, with a modern outlook," while another source reports: "I can only say they are extremely efficient and most helpful at all times and indeed the most efficient firm I have ever been involved with."
Partner Elaine Lightfoot, the practice’s Head of Private Client, also wins praise, with a client commenting that she is always quick to respond and tries her utmost to help with any issue, while another says: "Elaine Lightfoot puts clients at ease, she has exceptional people skills, she's reliable and knowledgeable."