David Edwards

David Edwards

Position: Managing Partner and Head of Private Client

Email: djedwards@bbc-law.co.uk

David Edwards is a highly experienced Private Client Solicitor and an expert in working with you on strategies to protect and manage wealth and protect you and your family.

David also has many years experience in residential conveyancing mattersand acts for a select number of clients on residential sales and purchases, including higher value properties.

He acts for a range of clients including families, couples, single parents, elderly persons, and HNW individuals including farmers, land owners and business owners. He is also legal advisor to a number of charities, family trusts and Deputies working with the Public Guardianship Office.

He enjoys working with clients to find the right solution for them. David's sympathetic approach and over 25 years experience in family protection and tax planning Wills, family and charitable Trusts, Probate including cross-border estates and Care for the Elderly ensures the right outcome for clients.

For more than ten years David has worked closely with the University of Brighton and is the lead partner of this firm’s sponsorship of the Art and Architecture Faculty’s Graduate Show. He has recently been appointed an Ambassador of University of Brighton.

David has been a partner in the firm since 1986 and is the firm's Managing Partner and Head of the Private Client team. He is also a member of The Society of Estate Practitioners (STEP) the worldwide specialist grouping of Trust and Estate specialists, a member of the Agricultural Law Association and is the President of Sussex Law Society.

David is also a Director of DKM Wealth Limited our associated Chartered Financial Planning firm, which is lead by a Chartered Accountant. DKM Wealth is regulated by the Financial Services Authority to provide commission free expert advice on inheritance tax and investments.

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What Our Clients Say

Just wanted to say a very big 'thank you' as you have been extremely efficient and professional throughout the sale of my property and the purchase of my new one.

We dealt with the sale of a house and purchase a flat for Ms W.

"The progress you are making and the fluency of this process helps us deal better with the ongoing bereavement"

Mr B - Probate with young beneficiaries

"Kevin was excellent, as usual. He is a lovely chap who deals with these disputes extremely well. He is sympathetic to the client and understands that settling the dispute will result in a release of stress and pressure. He facilitated a settlement and closure for everyone. We thought he was very good"

Many thanks...for your professionalism and support in bringing our divorce to a conclusion. You made a difficult process as painless as I think it could be, and I am very grateful to you for your flexibility and clarity as things progressed.

"110% Fantastic, brilliant, very efficient"

We acted for a Mr S on the purchase of small business premises

"Just a short note to thank you for your advice yesterday... I have agreed a settlement. I've been very impressed with the service from you"

We acted for a Mr B on resolution of issues arising out of a commercial dispute

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