Gruffydd Owen Solicitor

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Contact Details

Gruff is a Solicitor based in our Cardiff Commercial team.

Main areas of practice

Gruff assists the team with matters of general commercial law and public procurement law.

Career

Gruff completed his law degree at Cardiff University and was awarded a scholarship to study an LLM Masters degree at Queen Mary University, London.  He returned to Cardiff University to complete his Legal Practice Course.

Expertise

Gruffydd’s Blog

Data Protection: How to plan for Brexit

Following the defeat of the Government's EU Withdrawal Agreement in the House of Commons on 15 January, the risk of a no-deal Brexit has increased and there remains considerable uncertainty about how data protection laws will apply after 29 March 2019.

Related Knowledge & Resources

Termination Payments: The end

On 10 August the Government published its response to a consultation on the taxation of termination payments. Lisa Wallis and Ruth Christy consider the Government's plans in more detail and their implications.

Prior planning prevents tax-poor performance

Recent changes in residential property tax are confusing for us all.

Cultural succession

Careful planning is needed to ensure that valuable assets, such as works of art and literature or land and buildings which are important to the UK’s national heritage, can be passed down to the next generation in the most tax-efficient manner.

Client Guide: Use of Discretionary Trusts

A guide to the reasons why it may not be desirable to leave assets directly to a beneficiary on your death.

Client Guide: Principal Duties of a Trustee

On accepting a position as a trustee, a person must be aware of the duties imposed on him by the trust deed and by statute. The following is a non-exhaustive overview of the principal duties of a trustee.

Client Guide: Discretionary Trusts

The discretionary trust is a very flexible form of trust.