Alexandra Fraser

About

Alexandra is an associate in the firm's Tax, Trusts, and Succession team.

She advises on estate planning, including the preparation of Wills, Trusts, and lasting powers of attorney. She has acted for a wide range of clients, including individuals, trustees, beneficiaries, entrepreneurs, and families.

Alexandra also advises on probate and estate administration, particularly for complex estates with multiple claims for inheritance tax relief.

Recent Experience

  • Obtaining the Grant of Probate and administering the estate of a deceased whose Will included various Trusts, in a situation where the executors were at odds and there was a need to find an agreed way forward.
  • Advising on the tax implications of restructuring the ownership of various parcels of farmland in order to resolve a family dispute and related tax issues.
  • Assisting with strategic CGT advice to a family farming partnership on the sale of land for development and planned later purchase of new farmland to ensure the best outcome for the family.