David provides succession planning, inheritance tax and capital gains tax advice for estate owners (and Trustees), farmers, business owners and high net worth individuals.
His work extends to advice in relation to Trusts and Estates, complex wills, Inheritance Act Claims, Contentious Probate Claims and Proprietary and promissory estoppel.
David is also the Under Sheriff of Lincolnshire
“He is described as 'fiercely bright' continuing: 'He is a go-getter and good to work with.' Wood advises clients on Inheritance and Capital Gains Tax, working with high net worth individuals, business owners and farmers. A market insider comments: 'I feel that David's key qualities are his ability to pitch advice at the client's level and to communicate in a straightforward manner,' adding he would be 'first choice of solicitor to deal with.' Wood is further described as 'friendly, approachable and responsive'.”
“David Wood assists landed estate and farming clients with Inheritance Act issues, including tax and succession planning and Agricultural Property Relief. "He is very conscientious and hard working," says a source.”
“Langleys Solicitors LLP has an impressive team handling the full array of private client work. Highlights include advice on purchasing shares in the client’s business from a minority shareholder, as part of a succession-planning strategy. Andrew Fearn and David Wood are the key contacts.”