Tim Metcalfe

Personal Wealth Associate

Tim is an Associate Solicitor in the Personal Wealth Team. He has a great deal of experience in advising on all aspects of personal wealth law including wills, tax and succession planning, trust creation, trust and tax advice. His experience includes conducting the administration of estates along with advising on lasting powers of attorney, mental capacity, and consideration of domicile and residency issues.

Tim particularly enjoys being able to provide tailored solutions to clients in relation to their affairs and communicating those solutions in a clear and concise manner.

Having grown up in Cambridgeshire, and after initially completing a degree in Politics with Economics from the University of Bath, Tim qualified as a solicitor in 2016 and has since been working as a Personal Wealth solicitor advising clients across East Anglia. He joined Barr Ellison in September 2022. 


Barr Ellison Law Leading Legal 500 Firm 2024Barr Ellison LLP joins the ranking due to the strength of its personal wealth practice, which acts for world-renowned academics, high-net-worth individuals and business owners, as well as advising Cambridge colleges on private client matters. The firm is ‘extremely efficient and quick to deal with the work'.
Legal 500 Guide

The personal wealth practice at Barr Ellison LLP guides clients ‘through all the complexities of probate and existing trusts in a way that is efficient, sympathetic, and speedy‘. The firm handles a large volume of private client work for academics and, through its office in Addenbrookes Hospital, doctors and consultants.
2023 Legal 500 Guide

Barr Ellison has a “family feel” about its practice. It is very professional but at the same time is committed to tailoring its services for the needs of the individual client. Each matter is treated with the same respect and attention to detail. The last twelve months have been a test for everyone and Barr Ellison have still been able to deliver their product effectively to their clients.
2022 Legal 500 Guide testimonial

There is a real team ethos within Barr Ellison and this operates in a seamless manner for both clients and professional connections. There is a great depth of expertise that is nonetheless expressed in engaging and client-friendly terms, giving great confidence that objectives and priorities are completely understood, so that thorough advice across a wide variety of matters is effectively provided.
2022 Legal 500 Guide testimonial