“A persuasive advocate with fantastic technical expertise, who displays great attention to detail” (Chambers UK Bar 2021), Alexander Learmonth KC TEP was named Advocate of the Year at the STEP's 2020 Private Client Awards. Appointed to silk in 2021, he specialises in contentious trusts and estates, Court of Protection and related professional negligence. He has appeared in many leading cases, including in the Supreme Court (Marley v Rawlings). He is the editor of leading textbooks Theobald on Wills and Williams, Mortimer & Sunnucks on Executors, Administrators and Probate. This is his second year on the PCA judging panel.
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