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Mills Selig

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Fiona McFall
Senior Associate
T. +44(0) 289044 5418
E. fiona.mcfall@millsselig.com

Fiona brings a wealth of experience of matters including wills, trusts, estate planning and administration of estates. She also advises clients on planning for long-term care and creating bespoke structures to protect personal and family wealth.

In addition, Fiona has considerable experience of residential conveyancing, and acts for both private individuals and developers on property-related matters.

Fiona is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and is a former committee member of the Northern Ireland STEP branch. She is dual-qualified and regularly acts in England and Wales.

Landmarks:

  • dealt with an estate of £9 million that included various business assets and multiple properties
  • instrumental in the drafting and approval of a number of disabled trusts where trust funds have been paid out of court into a private settlement for tax advantages
  • advised a shareholder of one of Northern Ireland’s leading businesses on the creation of various trusts for succession planning to protect family wealth just prior to a disposal of his shareholdings

The Verdict

Fiona has received a band 2 ranking from Chambers and Partners for her expert advise on wills, trusts, and estate planning and administration.

Peers comment that she has a “very engaging, warm personality” and describe her as a “very talented young lawyer committed to the area”.

A happy client says; “She’s very informative, she lets us know what she is doing and keeps us up to date. She is very easy to get along with and very prompt. She is very human and very approachable.”


Chambers & Partners UK and Legal 500

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