Overview

Catherine is a solicitor in the firm's private client team and has experience in a broad range of private client work, particularly private client work with an international element, including:

  • UK tax planning for non-UK resident individuals and non-UK domiciled individuals
  • UK taxation of non-UK resident trusts and companies
  • disclosures to HMRC in order to regularise the tax affairs of trustees and individuals, and
  • cross-border estates and succession planning.

Catherine also works closely with a number of offshore trust companies, advising them on the UK tax implications of the establishment and ongoing management of trust structures.

Experience
  • Providing advice and ongoing support to professional trustees on their duties and UK tax obligations.
  • Advising individuals and trustees on the ownership of UK real estate.
  • Representing individuals and trustees on disclosures of tax liabilities and HMRC investigations.
  • Drafting wills and advising on estate planning for individuals with assets in multiple jurisdictions