The best advice for elderly clients and their families

As the UK’s elderly population continues to grow, caring for elderly relatives and helping them manage their own affairs is becoming increasingly important to families.

Our solicitors work closely with many elderly clients and their families who require a specific set of legal services and advice.

No one knows what the future holds and it’s not always easy to plan ahead.  However, our team can help to ensure that you have peace of mind.

We have experience in dealing with almost every conceivable circumstance, and know that no two people’s lives are the same. Every individual and family needs specific, practical advice based on their own requirements and situation.

No one knows what the future holds and it’s not always easy to plan ahead. However, our team can help to ensure that you have peace of mind.

Get in touch to discuss how we can help you

Our services include: 

  • Asset protection including inheritance tax advice
  • State benefit entitlement
  • Powers of Attorney & Guardianships
  • Your home – releasing finance and maintaining independence
  • Advice on paying for care
  • Setting up or changing a Will
  • Setting up trust funds

The Brief magazine - guide to personal legal services

The Brief magazine is your guide to personal legal services at Harper Macleod. The magazine aims to keep you in touch with current legal issues that are important to you - the law seldom stays the same for long and we believe that it's important for everyone to be kept advised on the changes that can affect both you and your families.

You can view and download the current edition by clicking here.

We hope you find the magazine useful and informative, and please don't hesitate to get in touch with a member of our team should you have any issues you'd like to discuss further with us.

The Brief Magazine

Our caring for the elderly team

Our offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness and Thurso ensure that our experienced and approachable team is on hand to discuss your wishes in a sensitive and efficient manner.

Our costs are reasonable and we offer practical advice ensuring that you take the best course of action for your circumstances. If you would like to find out more about how we could help you plan for the future, please get in touch with a member of our team and we will be delighted to assist.   

As well as the lawyers listed below we have a team of paralegal and support staff who will also help with your request.

Call 0141 227 9584 or click on the names below to find out more about our team's experience.

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