Helena Luckhurst is a partner in the private capital department at Fladgate.
She specialises in structuring and managing family wealth using trusts, companies, powers of attorney and wills, and all aspects of transferring wealth to the next generation, including providing tax advice. She also advises on the administration of trusts and estates and has a particular interest in inheritance tax planning for both UK domiciled and non-UK domiciled clients. Helena advises individuals, families, entrepreneurs, trustees, personal representatives and attorneys and there is often an international element to her work.
An example of Helena’s work includes managing the full range of succession and estate planning issues for a family business owner, including the use of family investment companies, inheritance tax efficient wills with cross-border aspects, working with foreign advisers, using the remittance basis of taxation and powers of attorney.
Helena is a member of both the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and Solicitors for the Elderly. She writes a unique blog – Wealth Lawyer UK – providing legal insights for wealth managers, with whom she often works closely. Helena’s expertise is highlighted in the Legal 500 and Citywealth.
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