Thomas Rimmington - Solicitor


Tom is a solicitor at our Southport office and heads up the firm’s private client department. He joined us last year and has settled down well and been well received by clients and work colleagues. He qualified as a solicitor in 1991. He is a graduate of University College London where he read classics before studying law at the College Of Law London.

He is also a full member of STEP, the society of trust and estate practitioners which adds an extra dimension to his expertise. Tom brings a wealth of experience to the private client team which he leads. His favourite practice area is tax planning.

Thomas specialises in the following areas of practice:

  • Wills and trusts creation
  • Estate and tax planning
  • Administration of estates and trusts
  • Lasting and Ordinary powers of attorney
  • Court of protection work    
  • Asset protection

Personal Background

Outside the office Tom enjoys watching football and cricket and is a keen follower of Tranmere Rovers and Lancashire cricket club.

More about Thomas

What did you want to be before you grew up?

Professional cricketer.

What would be your Desert Island Book?

Robinson Crusoe as this is suitable reading.

Who would be your 3 perfect dinner guests?

Members of the England cricket team including their captain.

What has been your most embarrassing moment?

Spilling tea when doing a home visit.   

What is your guiltiest pleasure?

Long lunch on a Friday and then making an early dart home.   

Who would play you in a film?

Nigel Havers.