David Birchall

Solicitor, Private Client Partner

With more than 25 years’ experience helping clients to protect their assets and aiding families in their decision-making processes, David acts as a key advisor in the private client team.

David delivers and facilitates estate planning advice, estate management and tax services for a wide range of individuals by developing long-lasting trusted relationships.

By combining his specialist legal knowledge, as a qualified solicitor, with an awareness of the rapidly evolving commercial climate in the legal service sector, he can ensure the best of interests of clients remain at the heart of Nicklin's work. 

His key areas of expertise include:

  • Probate activities;
  • Wills and estate planning;
  • Lasting Powers of Attorney and deputyship;
  • Advice in relation to inheritance tax;
  • Business governance;
  • Advice regarding the administration and preservation of an estate;
  • Tax advice associated with estate planning; and
  • Advice concerning the use of trusts and facilitating the preparation of trusts.

Prior to joining the Nicklin team, David worked as a Partner at several law firms and held key director roles in the fields of compliance and client care in the legal services sector. 

David is a proud member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners further enhancing Nicklin’s ability to focus on this area of service expertise.

In his spare time, David can usually be found walking his springer spaniel Bobby or tending to his garden. David is also a die-hard Coventry City supporter but as he admits, you cannot have it all!