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Jack Kerr

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Jack works in our highly-rated Succession and Tax Planning team, dealing with a wide variety of Private Client work.

Jack joined Morton Fraser in 2013 as a trainee and qualified into the Private Client team in September 2015. 

He specialises in tax-efficient estate and succession planning for individuals and families through lifetime planning and the preparation of Wills and Powers of Attorney, as well as assisting those with more specialised planning requirements.  Jack also advises on the settlement and management of trusts, and the administration of complex estates.  

Jack is a Notary Public and a student member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.  He also acts as Secretary to the Board of Trustees of the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland.

Individuals and Families expertise

Jack is involved in drafting Wills and Powers of Attorney, estate and succession planning, trust work and the administration of executries.  

Jack is also involved in charity law and the running of several charitable trusts administered by Morton Fraser.

What our clients and peers say: 

I can't recommend Jack enough.  He was really excellent with all our needs which were fully explained and met in a friendly and timely manner.

Private Client

Jack was so helpful in every way to an old lady and explained everything most explicitly.

Private Client

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20 Nov 2020

World Children’s Day

Today marks World Children’s Day – a day where we can celebrate the role of children in our lives, and governments and other organisations can renew...
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28 Oct 2014

Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014

After many years of piecemeal amendments to the regulatory regime governing societies registered under the Industrial and Provident Societies Act...
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28 Oct 2014

Case Law: C F Asset Finance Limited v Okonji, Siaw, Ishirosoft Limited

In the recent case of C F Asset Finance v Mrs Franca Okonji, Mr Kwame Siaw, Ishirosoft Limited, the Court of Appeal considered the extent of the...
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