James MacKinnonLegal Director, Private Client & Tax
James joined the firm as a trainee in 2005 and has worked in our Private Client team since 2007.
He specialises in wills, trusts and executries. James advises clients on succession planning, including; the drafting of wills and powers of attorney, inheritance tax planning and all aspects of the formation, administration and termination of trusts.
Memberships and accreditations
James is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) having completed the STEP Diploma for Scotland with distinction. He was awarded the STEP Trusts and Executry Accounting Student of the Year in 2011 and sits on the STEP Scotland Branch Committee.