Andrew Lane


The Law Society

Agricultural Law Association


Andrew Lane

Partner, Private Client

Andrew advises individuals, families and trusts in relation to a wide range of legal, commercial and personal issues.  He has extensive experience in capital taxation and succession for the owners of businesses and landed estates. 

He acts as trustee for a number of significant family trusts and as a director of closely held companies. 

Andrew also advises private and commercial investors wishing to buy farms and estates and is experienced in devising tax efficient structures for owners from outside the UK.
He has recently been recognised in Spear's 500 as one of the 'Best Landed Estates Lawyers'.

Awards and recognitions

  • Legal 500 UK, Leading Individual 2019
  • Legal 500 UK - Leading Individual


T: +44 207 863 8590
M: +44 7796 264 522

"He is the brightest private client and agriculture lawyer of his generation" Chambers UK, 2019
"Has a lot of gravitas, and a huge amount of experience dealing with a wide range of private client scenarios. He has good technical knowledge, can explain things to a client in a way they can understand, and they feel comfortable with him." Chambers UK, 2017
"Best in the business’ according to some, Forsters LLP is praised for its ‘extremely sophisticated client skills, quality of service."
Legal 500 UK, 2016