Irwin Mitchell also have a minicom phone for the deaf and hard of hearing 0114 276 3486
Other London offices: Holborn, Mayfair, Liverpool Street
About Our London Kensington Office
Our Kensington office was the home of Berkeley Hurrell and the Berkeley Law Group, which are now part of the Irwin Mitchell Group.
Our solicitors in Kensington act for and advise:
- Individuals and families from the UK and abroad
- Banks and lenders
- Developers and property investors
- Family and estate offices
Our professionals have between them over 100 years’ experience at the highest level serving the UK real estate market.
Private Client Services
We also have many years of experience in private client legal services – advising high net worth individuals on matters concerning the protection of their wealth and business interests.
We advise on all areas of residential conveyancing, including sales and purchases of freehold and leasehold properties, selling or purchasing with the benefit of lease extension claims, enfranchisement and sales and purchases involving complex offshore structures and mortgages.
Probate And Estate Administration
Our estate administration services include:
- Administration of estates and trusts
- Advising on valuation issues
- Claiming business/agricultural/heritage property relief from inheritance tax
- Preparing inheritance tax returns
- Obtaining grants of probate or letters of administration
- Advising on post-death variations.
We also deal with cross-border succession issues, including obtaining grants for UK assets, re-sealing Commonwealth grants, re-sealing English grants overseas and obtaining foreign equivalents of English grants.
Wills And Estate Planning
We have many years' experience in advising on tax-efficient UK Wills and on inheritance tax planning. Where individuals have offshore assets, we co-ordinate with their overseas lawyers to ensure that their UK Will complements any existing offshore Will or structuring arrangements they may have. We also advise on matters such as lump sum benefits payable under pension policies and setting up trusts of insurance policies.
We also offer services for individuals and businesses from our Kensington office.
Business Legal Services
Personal Legal Services
IM In The Community
Our 2016 London charity of the year is Macmillan Cancer Support – a national charity providing care and nurses for victims of all types of cancer in the UK.
For general enquiries
0207 016 5170
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Our London Office is easily accessible from Euston, St Pancras, Liverpool Street, Waterloo, Blackfriars and London Bridge. All of these stations are a short taxi journey away.
Alternatively, Chancery Lane tube station on the Central Line is a short walk to our office, or Farringdon (with disabled access) is about 5-6 minutes’ away.
Unfortunately we do not have car parking at our London office. The closest National Car Parks locations are at Snow Hill or Fetter Lane.