Henry acts for a wide variety of landowners and estates and in addition he has a number of trustee roles.
Henry focuses on property work predominantly in relation to the purchase of estates, farms and country houses and related property issues. He also has involvement in a number of London-based property transactions.
Henry also advises clients on succession and estate planning matters.
From his professional and personal involvement managing estates, he is often able to use his personal experience and knowledge for the benefit of many of his clients and empathise with their concerns.
Henry also acts for clients in relation to planning promotion and development agreements.
He is very well connected and clients love him. He is very straightforward and charming. He is very passionate about what he does, which is a good message for clients.
Chambers & Partners High Net Worth 2018
Henry Cecil - 'A very good, knowledgeable, well-experience lawyer.'
Chambers & Partners UK 2017
Henry Cecil - 'He's very pleasant to deal with, and if you were a client it would be good to have him'.
Chambers & Partners UK 2018
Henry Cecil is praised for his ‘clear, no-nonsense and pragmatic approach.’
Legal 500 UK 2017