“VWV`s retail team combines modern professionalism with traditional customer service, ensuring that customers receive the best advice in a friendly and efficient manner. I work mainly with Angharad Lynn. “Personalized service at the partner level with support at the appropriate level of employees and the resulting reasonable costs are a particular strength of this team. Helen Bunker is an intelligent, knowledgeable and empathetic private lawyer. It allows clients to feel heard and earns their trust by giving them the confidence to share their personal and sensitive family and personal affairs with her. “Hugill and Ip is a highly professional law firm that represents its clients with the utmost respect. They are very familiar with all aspects of the law. Ian Mann of Westwood & Riegels of Harney impresses sources with his world-class retail practice, which includes challenging litigation. Sekri Valentin Zerrouk praises Jérôme Assouline as a recognized practitioner who excels in private wealth related to professional wealth. Philippe Pulfer is highly recommended as an “estate planning expert” with “a lot of experience in the industry”.
Olivier Sigg receives excellent recommendations from colleagues who praise him as a “friendly, approachable and extremely knowledgeable private lawyer”. Kinga Weiss receives substantial support as a “highly respected private lawyer” who “always perseveres and is easy to work with.” Fouad Sayegh is widely recognized by his clients as “the leading lawyer for high-level Swiss tax advice” with “an impressive international practice”. “My experience as part of Hunters` private client team is one of continuous excellence and rigour. Alexandra Sarkis is a very competent and thorough lawyer with many years of experience – it shows. I worked with her on a very complex estate in which she balances the interests of the trust, the recipient charity and the professionals involved in managing the administration of the estate (lawyers, accountants and foreign bankers). In addition, it is indicative, meaning that it knows its field of activity and related laws well enough to pierce the distracting information/opinions and go straight to the key points that need to be addressed. Maurice Turnor Gardner LLP is known for his work in the private wealth industry with his specialized focus on complex international and cross-border estate planning and succession planning for UHNW clients. Clients include members of foreign royalty, English aristocracies, entrepreneurs, traditionally wealthy families, trustees and private banks. These clients include publicly traded and private companies, racehorses, a major football club, artwork and investment portfolios of significant value.
The team leader is Jennifer Chambers, who advises clients around the world on estate and estate planning. Clare Maurice advises trustees, beneficiaries, family offices and other trusts and private banks on all matters relating to fiduciary law, estate planning and personal taxation. Ceris Gardner is highly regarded for her work with individuals and families residing and residing in the UK and abroad on UK and international tax and estate matters. Emma-Jane Weider has a wide range of private wealth management expertise. Jennifer Emms was promoted to partnership. “Jonathan Shankland – he is one of the best operators in London`s private banking community and a popular name for clients and professionals alike. I trust Jonathan not only because he is technically excellent in a wide variety of areas, both onshore and offshore, but also because he is truly approachable and down-to-earth – which cannot be said of many of his competitors in this relatively small retail world. Because of his expertise and character, he and his team are just as attractive to clients as they are to consultants. Patrick Malone is an important member of the team and also excellent, with very good aspiring lawyers. Caroline Doyle is a star in the making. Wedlake Bell LLP serves a range of large clients from prominent UK families to internationally mobile high net worth individuals. The team works mainly for serial entrepreneurs, rural estates and public figures.
The firm has a strong focus on cross-border succession planning and has also seen significant growth in advising on the creation of new charitable structures. Camilla Wallace, Jenny Cutts and Matthew Braithwaite are among the key members of the team. Andrew O`Keeffe is another recommended person along with Antoaneta Proctor. “Technically strong with a good understanding of family dynamics and business issues. The Wedlake Bell team works together to supply customers. Matthew Braithwaite, Camilla Wallace and Jenny Cutts – each with their own style; All three are technically excellent and offer solution-oriented advice. “Alex Ruffel is a fantastic consultant. Very practical and experienced. One of my favourite tax and retail advisors in the UK.
Very well versed.” Ince has a particularly strong dedicated team to advise non-UK and non-UK resident clients on complex cross-border matters. She has particular expertise in coordinating cross-border tax and estate advice as well as in other areas such as domiciliation issues. He is also adept at designing succession structures to accommodate family businesses and assets. Matthew Biles leads the team with newcomer Nick Rucker, who came from Irwin Mitchell. Gideon Rothschild of Moses & Singer is “excellent for asset protection.” One peer adds, “I refer a lot of my clients to him.” Carlyn McCaffrey is “a brilliant and creative thinker” who is hailed by respondents as “one of the most recognized practitioners in the industry.” Mr. Read Moore is highly regarded for providing clients with first-class advice on tax disputes, succession planning and trust structures. Julie Kwon is hailed as “a big name in the industry.” She comes “highly recommended” from sources who note: “She is very bright and has a great customer base.” Eason Rajah QC in Ten Old Square is “an exceptional silk” with extensive experience advising on high-quality retail client litigation. “The team has extensive knowledge of all areas of retail taxation, including the UK, offshore and trusts. Daniel Ugur – extremely thorough, intelligent and very practical in his advice.
Patricia Boon is a true rising star. Lucy Diggle of Walkers (Cayman) is recognized for her breadth of expertise in a range of retail client matters that cover contentious and non-contentious issues. Nicole Najjar Prado de Oliveira is a favorite among clients, who consider her “one of the most important legal entities in probate procedures” that “has an in-depth understanding of the subject and Brazilian and international tax law”. This year, Alessandro Amadeu Da Fonseca was internationally praised by his peers for his legal advice on estate and estate planning. Andrea Bazzo Lauletta has built an impressive practice advising clients on a range of financial matters, including taxes and investments. “The Baker McKenzie Private Client – Personal Tax, Trust and Probate group is exceptional for its in-depth knowledge of relevant issues within the team, as well as its responsiveness to clients and other advisors.