Richard SmithExecutry Manager, Private Client
Richard joined the firm in 2003 and has 15 years' experience in private client work. He holds a BA Law which includes a diploma in executry practice.
Richard focuses mainly on the administration of executries, and also deals with wills, powers of attorneys and trusts. He works with all types of executries, from the straightforward to the most challenging, and understands the complexities that can arise and how difficult it can be for the family. Richard understands the importance of building up a good relationship with the client as the administration of an estate can take, at the very least, six months.
Richard has been instrumental in the setting up of the executry case management system which allows the administration of estates to be dealt with quickly and efficiently.
He is a Law Society of Scotland Registered Private Client Paralegal.