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James Sedgley, Associate at Penningtons Manches
Areas of expertise: Private client and tax, Private wealth


James is an associate in the London private client team. He joined Penningtons in 2010 as a trainee and qualified in September 2012 having completed a year with the private client team as part of his training. James assists with the full range of private client services including wills, trusts, probates and the administration of estates, tax planning and lasting powers of attorney, as well as running his own cases.

He is a student member of STEP, the world's leading organisation for private wealth professionals, and is currently studying for the STEP diploma focussing on the administration of estates, trusts, and the taxation and accounting of trusts and estates.

Recent work highlights

  • Administering of complex estates with values up to £5 million and involving charitable beneficiaries.
  • Administering estates with foreign assets.
  • Drafting of bespoke trust deeds and wills.

Penningtons Manches LLP

Penningtons Manches LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC311575 and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. San Francisco is an associated office.

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