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About Fergal Farrell

Partner - Wills, Trusts & Probate

Fergal trained at Slater Heelis Manchester and then worked as an Assistant Solicitor at Linder Myers and Nightingales before establishing Farrell & Hobbs in 1987 together with David Hobbs. Farrell & Hobbs merged into Salehs in 2011.

Fergal has a friendly and approachable manner which he finds invaluable in communicating with clients in sensitive situations. He is very much aware of the need to conclude the administration of estates as quickly and efficiently as possible, and constantly strives to achieve this.

His wide range of experience in many other areas including property, litigation, family and criminal law enables Fergal to take a broad approach to clients’ personal and financial affairs and to ensure that each client receives relevant advice appropriate to their wider needs.

Outside work, Fergal spends most of his spare time keeping up with his young family but will squeeze in a game of tennis or a swim whenever he can.

Specialisms/Area of Expertise

Estate Administration
Inheritance Tax Planning
Asset Protection
Lasting Powers of Attorney
Court of Protection

  • I have appreciated a personal service, good communication and timely resolution of all matters concerned with may parents' probate.

    Mr KB
  • I must thank you, Fergal, for your personal and intuitive service in dealing with my rather complex problems. You fully understood my intentions and made your own important additions to my will after just one meeting. I was so impressed that not a single alteration needed to be made to your original draft. Congratulations on a job well done.

    Mr JH
  • We have been delighted with your service in particular and it was a privilege to have dealt with you Fergal, on a personal level.
    I appreciate that this job was full of hazards and I'm happy that you brought it all to a satisfactory conclusion.

    Mr NW
  • Words are inadequate to let you know how grateful I am that you have sorted everything out for me. It has been so complex and I have been able to trust it all to your good hands.

    Ms M

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