This is the 3rd in a series of articles introducing the interesting partners we collaborate with on Love Your Employees. Our talented experts support and advise many large, medium and smaller companies throughout the UK. This month spotlight falls on Willie Garner from Bespoke Legal Scotland (BLS), which is a firm specialising in Estate Planning with a difference.

We asked Willie some questions that give us an outline of what BLS does, and what his role is within the business. At the end, we asked some quick-fire more informal questions which provide us with a flavour of what he is like.

What does Bespoke Legal Service do?

BLS work alongside numerous private and public-sector businesses, as well as individual advisers, providing educational seminars, free of charge, to employers, where we educate on the issues that could arise, if proper estate planning is not in place. Our seminars cover Wills, Powers of Attorney and various Trusts.

How long have you worked there?

3 years

What is your role at BLS?

Company Director

What is an average day like?

Business development meetings, seminars, networking

What is the favourite part about working for BLS?

It is our own company and we have a passion, and a pride in what we do. When a client tells you ‘I didn’t know that’ and ‘thank you for that advice’ it makes it all worthwhile

What exciting developments are planned for this coming year?

We are looking to provide an on-line referral system for external businesses

Choose your Mr. Men/Little Miss, to describe your work personality? – Your home life personality?

Mr Happy (this is the only one I know)

What is your favourite quote? And why?

The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today – because its true

What thing makes you laugh the most and why?

My friends and my family, some of them are funny people, and The Big Bang Theory which is brilliant

If given a chance, who would you like to be for a day?

A fighter jet pilot

If Hollywood made a movie about your life, who would you like to see cast as you?

Daniel Craig

Cast away on a desert – what 5 things would you take?

Tent – Lots of water – fishing net – lots of matches – notebook with a pen

If you were cheese – what type of cheese would you be and why?

Blue cheese – strong and different

If you could be anyone from history who would it be and why?

William Wallace – a leader who led from the front

If your house was burning down, what one non-living thing you would save?

Mobile phone and charger – laptop – car keys – photos

Tell us something about yourself that would surprise us.

I played professional football for both Aberdeen and Celtic, winning every competition in Scotland. I was also Assistant Manager to Sir Alex Ferguson at Aberdeen for 3 seasons.

Thanks Willie, by the sounds of it planning is important to you and you are definitely someone to have onside in the event of an emergency! If you want to know more about Bespoke Legal Scotland and what they can do for your organisation Click here.

Author : Bespoke Legal Services

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