Patricia_Sykes

Patricia joined Hunters as a partner in 1996, having specialised in private client work since qualifying – originally in probate, trust and tax advice.

For many years she has in addition advised on a wide range of property matters and has acted for clients with large property interests.  More recently she has spent more of her time concentrating on the particular problems and challenges connected with Landed Estates and farms.  She has a thorough knowledge of rural life and applies her experience and common sense to finding practical solutions to the situations presented to her.

She is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.

Patricia is recommended as a leading lawyer in landed estates and property work and as a power woman in the Citywealth Leaders List 2015.

Patricia is recommended in the Agriculture and Estates section of the Legal 500 2016 and in the Agriculture and Rural Affairs section of Chambers 2014.

Patricia is listed as a Leader in her Field in the Agriculture and Rural Affairs section of Chambers 2015 and 2016

  • “She’s very good at capital tax and estate planning.”
    Chambers 2017
  • “Her knowledge of legislation is second to none”
    Chambers 2015
  • “highly capable”
    Legal 500 2015