With an extensive firm-wide history of representing clients in the private wealth sector, our lawyers have a deep understanding of the industry and dealing with any disputes which may arise.
Clients include the wealthiest families in the UK and internationally, over 80 family offices, international trust companies, professional trustees and executors.
We house a number of international desks (including a Middle East team with experts in Islamic Financing) and advise on the full range of matters from trust disputes and disputed wills through to claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975.
We strive to minimise the risk of litigation through advice in relation to administrative risk regulation while our ability to act on all areas with for instance fraud and asset-tracing capabilities means clients benefit from a one-stop-shop.
Combing wide-ranging expertise and a deep understanding of the international art market, we are able to identify and deliver commercially informed, pragmatic solutions for our clients....READ MORE
We advise individuals, families, family offices and corporates in their creation, funding and management of charities and foundations. In addition, we advise charities and non-for profit organisations in respect of all their legal and tax requirements....READ MORE
Trust disputes often present a very particular set of difficulties and legal issues, many of which derive from a trustee’s special responsibility as fiduciary. These may relate to how costs are dealt with, the protection of trustees from personal liability, breaches of trustees’ obligations and chal...READ MORE
We provide an efficient and comprehensive service on all matters relating to the planning and administration of estates, wills and taxes....READ MORE
Our partner-led team advise both married and cohabiting couples whether at the start or end of a relationship. We are experienced at identifying issues at an early stage, whether it relates to finances or children, and provide focussed advice which is tailor made to your situation....READ MORE
We are well-placed to assist clients with all aspects of the ownership of significant personal assets to ensure an appropriate balance between commercial interests and family wealth planning....READ MORE
We provide a personalised, efficient and pragmatic approach in providing bespoke immigration solutions to a wide range of clients including ultra-high net worth and high net worth individuals, their families and their businesses....READ MORE
Our experience in the fields of trusts and tax planning enables us to deliver practical and intelligible solutions to wealthy and landed families and, more recently, successful entrepreneurs and businesses....READ MORE
The impact of Covid on family life has presented parents with many challenges. Home schooling may n...Read more
It is without doubt that these are “unprecedented times” – a phrase that we are most likely to have ...Read more