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Murray Beith Murray is a leading Scottish private client law firm.

For over 170 years we have specialised in meeting the legal, financial and administrative needs of individuals and families, family trusts, charities and private companies.

Peter worked as a corporate lawyer and he now advises on succession/wealth planning in the context of trusts, companies, partnerships, and other corporate vehicles. Peter’s expertise also covers inheritance and capital gains tax advice.

Read more about Peter here.

The Scotsman: Family Business – taking a leaf out of Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp’s book

Peter Shand family business lawyer

Murray Beith Murray Partner, Peter Shand, writes in The Scotsman today about the rising trend of the super-wealthy in setting up finance and legal offices to deal with their affairs.

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How life events may affect your family business

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Family businesses are an integral part of the economic health of Scotland, and in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever that we as professional advisers, assist our clients in overcoming their legal and practical problems.

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How to handle family business disputes

peter

Family businesses face the same challenges as every other business. However, they have the added complication of involving highly personal relationships. When conflicts arise, there is much at stake and commercial decisions can be influenced by the way people feel, unresolved family tensions, or things that may have happened in the past. As a result, it is not only the matter at hand that needs to be effectively managed but the people involved in the running of the business too.

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Scotland’s System of Legal Rights

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The law of Scotland provides that your spouse and children will automatically benefit from your estate, regardless of whether or not you left a Will. This is due to the system of Legal Rights, which is unique to Scotland in the UK.

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The Scotsman: How family businesses can deal with the effect of the coronavirus

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Murray Beith Murray Partner, Peter Shand, is interviewed by The Scotsman online today, discussing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on family businesses, events this could precipitate and actions for family businesses to consider.

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