will imageWills and Estates

A Will is the only certain way of ensuring your assets ultimately go where you want them to go. Blair Cadell can organise this for you - straightforward or complex, whatever your needs. Visit our wills FAQs for more information.

When a death occurs our solicitors have the sensitivity, knowledge and expertise needed to guide and assist with arrangements, and to deal with the efficient winding up of the deceased's estate.

Powers of Attorney

A power of attorney is a formal document appointing a trusted person or persons to help one manage one's affairs in theevent of absence, illness or incapacity.

Powers of Attorney are increasingly recognised as an essential part of future planning. Blair Cadell's Personal legal team are used to drafting Powers of Attorney to accommodate a wide variety of different circumstances. They themselves are often asked to act as Attorneys for our clients and so have a wealth of practical as well as legal experience to offer.

Trusts and Asset Protection

Trusts are utilised for a variety of purposes - such as tax planning, charity and protection of young or vulnerable individuals.

Blair Cadell provide in depth advice to clients in all different circumstances in the setting up and ongoing management of Trusts, including liaison with related financial and/or IFA experts.


Specialist advice on tax returns, payroll, bookkeeping and tax planning for personal tax payers, sole traders, partnerships, and limited companies alike on income, capital gains, inheritance, partnership, corporation, executry and non-residents landlord taxes, as well as VAT

Elderly Care

Many of our clients and their families rely on Blair Cadell's guidance and advice in planning for, arranging or managing care in old age. Every situation is different and our Personal legal team have a wealth of knowledge and experience in assessing options and helping with decisions, including good knowledge of the care and nursing facilities in and around the Edinburgh area.


Blair Cadell's charity clients, national and local, small and large benefit from advice tailored to their individual ethos, with a wide variety of services - including those related to finance, property and other practical issues - delivered with responsibility, commitment, efficiency, and cost-awareness.

Blair Cadell are a leading firm of Edinburgh solicitors, dealing in a wide range of property, business, tax and personal legal services.