16 February 2018
Chambers & Partners Global ranks only PCTC in Band 1, Private Wealth
We are delighted to be the only set ranked in Band 1 of Chambers & Partners Global directory for Private Wealth (Tax).
The directory says:
Pump Court Tax remains the foremost private client tax set in England and Wales. Barristers can assist on all types of matters, such as tax planning, trusts and estates, inheritance tax (IHT) and capital gains tax (CGT). Sources say it is “the best in town for tax work” and that “it has more of an emphasis on private client than any other of the sets.” One source comments: “They are our favourite chambers for tax. They really have moved with the times and have a very proactive, friendly and collaborative manner.” Other interviewees say it is “a first-rate chambers. They are a large set and cover everything that I need,” adding: “You know what you’re getting and that is top quality. They are brilliant at dealing with ultra-complex work and always get an efficient response.” One market insider adds: “There is a depth and breadth there that you can’t find anywhere else. So many members of the chambers have been involved in the leading tax cases.”
Client service: The clerks at Pump Court, led by Nigel Jones, are especially well regarded. One interviewee enthuses: “The clerks are all extremely helpful and easy to deal with. They are very responsive and user-friendly. I can’t think of a single instance when I haven’t been completely happy. They will always try to fit you in and make sure their barristers are delivering on time.”
You can see the full listing at : https://www.chambersandpartners.com/224/2635/editorial/2/2