Solicitor

Taras Demchuk

Taras joined us as a Solicitor in the Private Client Department, having previously worked in a City Law firm for the last five years.

 

Background

Taras has completed his LPC and MSc in Law, Business and Management and was admitted as a solicitor in 2021. Taras advises on Lasting Power of Attorneys for financial and health & welfare decisions, assisting clients with wills enquiries, preparing and lodging Probate Applications with the Probate Office including dealing with HMRC on inheritance tax matters.

He has successfully acted for HNW individuals and dual nationals in probate matters involving assets in multiple jurisdictions. His experience in private client department also involved transfer of property ownership by Deed of Gift, Deed of Variation, transfer of business assets following the issue of grant.  In addition, Taras has experience representing clients in court in criminal proceedings, extradition, immigration and family matters. His clients compliment him on his business acumen, that he is a good listener and attentive to small details when taking instructions.

Interests

Taras is married with two children. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his kids and travelling abroad during school breaks.

Taras speaks English, German, Russian and Ukrainian.