John Drewitt


STEP (Retired member)

The Law Society

John Drewitt

Consultant, Private Client

John acts as homme d'affaires for a number of families and is a Trustee of many landed estates, heritage property and investment funds and has advised trustees and beneficiaries on trust variations, compromise actions and 1975 Inheritance Act claims. He advises charities on the changes needed to modernise their constitutions including obtaining Schemes made by the Charity Commission.

John qualified as a solicitor in 1962. He joined Frere Cholmeley in 1971 and became a partner there in 1975. He has acted as a consultant to Forsters since its foundation in 1998.


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