Manchester, United Kingdom
Tasnim has been acting for Private Clients since 2005 and qualified as a solicitor in 2009. She started her career at Mills and Reeve before joining JMW Solicitors in 2011. At JMW Solicitors, she because the head of department and a fixed equity partner. She was instrumental in substantially increasing the turnover of the Private Client Department at JMW and led the team to tier 1 legal 500 and Chambers HNW edition.
Tasnim Khalid left JMW in 2021 to set up her own boutique legal firm called “Private Client Solicitors’ and employs 11 staff. She specialises in all areas of Wills, Trusts, Estates, Tax and Succession Planning.
She acts for a wide range of clients including individuals, entrepreneurs and business owners, advising them on their estate planning requirements. Tasnim is also highly experienced in all aspects of Sharia will writing and is a specialist Sharia compliant tax adviser.
Tasnim recognises that each of her client’s needs are different and therefore offers planning advice in areas such as:
Business succession planning
Care homes fees planning
The Mental Capacity Act
Sharia compliant estate planning
Powers of Attorney
Inheritance Tax planning
Domicile IHT planning
Tasnim has appeared on BBC radio and in the regional and national press.
She was a finalist for the “Legal Professional of the Year” award at the JCI Manchester Awards 2012. The Private Client Department were the winner at the Manchester Legal Awards for the “Best Private Client Team of the Year”.
Tasnim ranks highly in Chambers and Partners HNW edition 2021, which states the following “Khalid is "able to explain complex matters in a simple and matter-of-fact way that is easily understandable. She is very prompt with replies to queries, and her team are also very effective," reports a commentator. She handles the full range of estate planning matters for wealthy clients, including land owners and non-domiciled individuals.”