Haroon Qayum – Departmental Head of Wills and Probate at Blackhams has recently been awarded the STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) Advanced Certificate in Cross-Border Estates, passing with Distinction.
The STEP Advanced Certificate in Cross-Border Estates is a specialist qualification that offers a detailed insight into the different issues that arise when dealing with cross-border estate planning and succession worldwide and addresses civil-, common- and Shari’a-law systems and case studies from a diverse range of jurisdictions, making it relevant to an international audience. By gaining the Advanced Certification, Haroon is able to: –
Haroon is one of only 65 professionals worldwide certified by STEP to advise on Cross-Border Estates. STEP is the global professional association for practitioners who specialise in family inheritance and succession planning.
Tracey Allsopp, Business Development Manager at Blackhams, said: “We are very proud of Haroon’s achievement in gaining this additional qualification to compliment his STEP certificate which provides the benchmark in this area of specialist legal advice. This confirms the firm’s commitment to providing the highest quality advice and legal services to our older and vulnerable clients.