Hewitt & Gilpin Solicitors

Legal Excellence since 1929

Belfast, Northern Ireland

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Private Client

Hewitt & Gilpin have a thriving Private Client department, managing the legal affairs of thousands of households right across Northern Ireland. We believe in delivering a personal service for every client and we can assure you that all of your legal work is carried out by a qualified solicitor. Our service portfolio includes house sales and purchases, sale of agricultural property, remortgages, gifts of residential property and land as well as dealing with wills, trusts and estates.

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“I was very nervous about buying my first home. Hewitt & Gilpin put me at ease and took care of my legal documents. They made everything very straightforward and easy to understand, giving me peace of mind. Hewitt & Gilpin are definitely a safe pair of hands.”

Kerrie Bingham

We place great emphasis on personal service and pride ourselves on representing successive generations of the same families stretching back to 1929! For many clients, Hewitt & Gilpin have become a single destination for all of their legal needs, both as individuals and as business owners.


  • Have acted for some of Northern Ireland’s most recognisable and prestigious residential property developers, advising them on all legal matters from the submission of a planning application to advising on site preparation and the drafting of all requisite contractual and transfer documentation
  • Regularly deal with wills and issues of mental incapacity, including controllership appointments, Enduring Powers of Attorney and their registration and applications to the High Court in respect of statutory wills
  • Have a long established tradition of advising clients in the preparation of their wills and have particular experience in advising parents who wish to provide for children who suffer from learning or other disabilities. 
  • Regularly deal with the administration of estates and the inheritance tax Issues that can arise as well as advising on the creation of trusts

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