Area of practice

Gillian is a Tax Manager and Trainee Solicitor in our Tax and Succession department. Gillian provides advice on a wide range of tax matters including income tax, inheritance tax and capital gains tax, with a focus on tax planning for owner-managed businesses, internationals, and entrepreneurs. She also has experience of pre and post-death estate planning.

Gillian has over 8 years’ experience in private client tax. She joined Turcan Connell in March 2020, having previously worked with a big 4 accountancy firm where she provided private client tax advisory and compliance services to high-net-worth individuals, family businesses and entrepreneurs. Gillian has been a Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA) and member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) since 2017.

Gillian studied Law at the University of Strathclyde, graduating in 2010. She obtained her Diploma in Legal Practice in 2011 and now undertakes her legal traineeship alongside her Tax Manager role. Gillian is currently studying to become a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).