RURAL SERVICES

For those who live in the countryside, we believe that the farming community is the back bone to the nation’s economy.

We pride ourselves upon the complete range of legal services that we are able to offer to our clients involved in the agriculture sector. We understand farming and farmers, and their key role in the rural economy.

We help our clients in the farming and related sectors to deal with the increasing challenges that they face, ranging from wealth creation and protection, succession, finance and, of course, the dreaded dispute resolution.

We have expert and experienced lawyers who are able to help our farming and rural clients to meet these challenges to their way of life.

Examples of our services to the rural sector include the following:

Property Transactions

  • Buying and selling farms
  • Buying and selling land (including at auction)
  • Land promotion for development
  • Solar panel and telecommunications leases

Wills, Tax & Probate

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate and Estate Administration
  • The creation and management of trusts
  • Wills

Litigation & Family

  • Financial settlements upon divorce
  • Partnership disputes and dissolution
  • Recovering trade debts and defending claims

Related Services

we believe farming is the backbone of the nation’s economy

we help our clients deal with the increasing challenges of the farming sector

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Contact us by telephone on 01460 279279 or click the button if you would like to enquire about a particular matter without obligation.

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Will Writing
The fundamentals of wills: Revocation

Our partner Michael looks at what makes a will and how they work, starting with revocation. Michael specialises in wills and inheritance disputes which means he is well position to explain this area and consider what happen when things go wrong.
The execution of a will, in most circumstances, revokes an earlier one.

A revocation clause, usually found at the start of a will, ensures there can be no doubt that the testator wanted their new will to replace an earlier one.

Reminiscence Learning last wee
Reminiscence Learning last week

All of us at Stokes Partners were delighted to host Archie from Reminiscence Learning last week.

Reminiscence Learning is an amazing Somerset based charity specialising in raising awareness of dementia across communities and generations, providing respite activity to support carers and those they care for and organising training sessions, carer support groups and community activity sessions.