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Jack leads our Private Client Division, which includes the Private Client Advisory, Family, Agricultural and Ecclesiastical Teams.
Jack joined Birketts in 2005 and is a Partner in our Agriculture and Estates Team. In particular Jack specialises in providing strategic advice relating to the management, protection and preservation of farms and estates to land owning individuals, families and businesses.
Jack focuses on acting for farmers, landowners and agri-businesses in relation to numerous matters including buying and selling land, farms and estates, agricultural tenancies, partnerships, business and personal succession planning and structuring.
He has a strong background in a broad range of property related matters and private client work and also leads the firm’s renewable energy team having developed a specialism in particular acting for landowners in connection with such projects.
Jack is based at our Norwich office.
Jack is a member of the Agricultural Law Association.
Jack is recommended and named as a ‘Leading Individual’ by Legal 500 [UK 2022]. In earlier editions he is praised for being “knowledgeable, approachable and friendly”. He “can be relied upon for sound advice”.
Jack is ranked in Band 1 in Chambers [UK 2022]. Clients in this edition say “he gets to the area of concern swiftly and gives very pragmatic and sensible advice. He has great client care with individuals and talks in a language that is not overwhelming”. In the previous edition, sources say he is a “strong leader” and greatly value his “very calm demeanour.” In the previous edition clients note that Jack provides “first-class, straight-talking advice and is a pleasure to deal with”.
He gets to the area of concern swiftly and gives very pragmatic and sensible advice. He has great client care with individuals and talks in a language that is not overwhelming.
Chambers [UK 2022]