Suzanne Parker

Expertise

Suzanne is a solicitor in the private client department.  She is an affiliate member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Ireland and will qualify as a Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA) in 2018. Suzanne’s principal areas of practice are wills, estate planning, trusts, administration of estates (both contentious and non-contentious estates), enduring powers of attorney, tax and wardship proceedings. She is also involved in private residential property transactions.
 
Email: sparker@vblaw.ie

 

Experience

  • Extracted Grants of Probate for high wealth individuals
  • Advised on children’s and spouses rights
  • Advised on legal capacity and legal protection provisions for vulnerable adults
  • Advised on estate planning issues and taxation issues arising on the administration of estates generally
  • Advised on Capital Acquisitions Tax, Business Relief, Agricultural Relief, Dwellinghouse Relief and Heritage Property Relief
  • Advised Discretionary Trusts and taxation implications
  • General advices on Capital Gains Tax and Stamp Duty including advice on Retirement Relief, Principal Private Residence Relief and relief from Capital Gains Tax and Stamp Duty on the transfer of a site to a child
  • Advising on Contentious applications for registration of Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Advising on High Court and Court of Appeal cases for contentious Probate matters

 

 Practice Areas

  • Administration of Estates
  • Succession Planning
  • Trust Law
  • Taxation
  • Enduring Powers of Attorney
  • Residential Property

Education

  • BA (Hons), Waterford Institute of Technology (2008)
  • LL.M., University College, Cork (2009)

Professional

  • Admitted as a solicitor (2014)
  • Affiliate Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)