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Blair Gulland

Blair Gulland follows in the footsteps of his uncle Douglas and father John in carrying on the firm’s tradition of Solicitors in Maidstone, Kent.

Blair became a partner in Gulland & Gulland in 1975 and is now a highly valued consultant.  He started  the Commercial Department at Gullands which has grown significantly in recent years.  He also deals with a number of trust matters, particularly being inheritance and family issues, as well as Charity cases

Current Professional Activites

  • Law Society member
  • Kent Law Society member
  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts
  • Trustee of Kent Community Foundation
  • Trustee of Royal British Legion Industries
  • Trustee of Maidstone Trust
  • Trustee of Canterbury Cantata
  • Trustee of Michael Yoakley Almshouse Charity
  • Trustee of Benenden Almshouse Charities
  • Trustee of National Association of Almshouse Charities
  • Trustee of Changeling Theatre Company
  • Vice President of Maidstone Hockey Club
  • President of Sutton Valence Gardeners Association

Professional Experience

The following are examples of projects recently undertaken:

  • Co-author of “Standards of Almshouse Management”
  • Leading role in developing Centenary Village for RBLI
  • Developing new care facility at Michael Yoakley Almshouse Charity with principal responsibility for fund raising up to £4m
  • Developing new care facility at RBLI
  • Major strategic redevelopment planning at Benenden Almshouse Charites
  • Runner-up winner of Best Garden in Kent organised by Kent Life magazine
  • 2017 winner of the Outstanding Achievement Award presented by Kent Law Society