Private Client Analysis
In our first in-depth look at our awards shortlisters, the private wealth contenders show how they have shined in the face of globalisation and tougher legislation
After the Withers fiasco, Speechly targets a more realistic link with Charles Russell
Wealth management work is booming as individuals and families from around the world seek UK legal advice on structuring their affairs
The careful management of wealth for future generations is a hot topic for the well-off, with private client lawyers at the heart of the decision-making
Changes to the Government’s policy on philanthropy are in the spotlight as the Big Society agenda takes shape, say Christopher Groves and Alana Lowe-Petraske
Private Client Briefings
Intestacy rules: change on the horizon download subscription
The Inheritance and Trustees’ Power Bill received royal assent on 14 May to become the Inheritance and Trustees’ Power Act 2014.
Private Client News
Taylor Wessing has announced three lateral partner hires for its private client practice and construction teams in London and Dubai.
Withers has opened a new office in San Francisco, its first new base in more than two years.
Scotland’s Harper Macleod is to take over Glasgow-based private client boutique Bird Semple, creating a £23m firm in the process.
Private Client Opinion
Document disclosure is vital in some divorce cases, as the long and bitter Young row demonstrates
Series of unfortunate events shows legal profession taking a major role in latest outing of TV show
As part of my determination to ensure that the justice system is as open and transparent as possible - and therefore accountable to the people it serves - media organisations will for the first time be able to attend proceedings of all the family courts as of Monday (27 April).