Fladgate LLP is delighted to announce the appointment of private capital partner Helena Luckhurst. Helena joins from Speechly Bircham, where she has been a partner since 2010.
Helena advises on tax and estate planning and structuring for families, individuals and business owners. Her appointment is part of the firm’s continuing strategy to identify senior individuals with the expertise to enhance our teams and her extensive expertise will complement our existing private capital practice.
Commenting on the appointment, Fladgate’s Chairman, Charles Wander said: “Helena’s appointment is the latest in a number of strategic hires we have announced in recent months and we are delighted to welcome her to Fladgate. With her background and her links to her clients’ accountants and financial advisers, Helena will make a significant contribution to the development of our private capital team”.
Helena Luckhurst added: “I was attracted by the vision Fladgate has for its future development and the strength of the private capital practice. There is a natural fit for my clients and contacts and the firm’s commitment to expand this area of its business creates a platform from which I can further develop my practice.”
This announcement builds upon other strategic recruitment by the firm this year including Finers joint head of real estate, Stephen Lewis, Howard Kennedy joint head of real estate Gideon Dabby-Joory, Kingsley Napley litigation partner, Sophia Purkis, McCarthy Tétrault resources partner, Paul Airley and Olswang head of construction, David Weare.