Robert is responsible for the Lifetime Planning team in Norwich. He is a chartered Tax Adviser and is a member of the East Anglian branch of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT). As a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) he has 30 years' experience in inheritance and capital gains tax planning, Wills, trusts and the administration of estates.
Robert spends much of his time advising businesses and farming families on agricultural tax issues. He is also a member of Solicitors for the Elderly and is a panel receiver for the Court of Protection.
Robert is based at our Norwich office.
Ashton KCJ’s “patient, understanding and extremely proficient” team includes Robert Chalmers, who acts for business owners and directors on lifetime planning and high-value probate matters. - Legal 500
Ashton KCJ ‘acts promptly and professionally’, and advised on the
£8m purchase of 850 acres of arable land in 2011. The ‘very knowledgeable’ Jonathan Long, Simon Cunningham, Jeanette Dennis and Robert Chalmers are all ‘experienced, friendly lawyers who understand the importance of detail’. - Legal 500