Overview

After completing her training contract with the firm, Myra qualified into the Private Client and Wealth Structuring team.

She specialises in advising high net worth and ultra-high net worth international individuals on a range of private client and immigration work, including:

  • UK tax planning
  • Succession planning
  • Disclosures to HMRC
  • Visas under the Points Based System and family visas
  • Indefinite Leave to Remain and naturalisation
  • Applications for EEA nationals and their family members

Myra is a member of the Immigration Law Practitioners' Association, is fluent in Cantonese and speaks Mandarin to a high level.

Experience
  • Advising EEA nationals and their family members on their UK immigration status and the available options in light of Brexit.  
  • Advising individuals from the Commonwealth countries on British citizenship.
  • Advising many clients, including Chinese and Russian families, in obtaining Tier 1 (Investor) visas, extension, Indefinite Leave to Remain and naturalisation.
  • Assisting individuals in the United States of America to obtain UK spouse visa. 
  • Representing individuals on HMRC disclosures in relation to offshore assets and liabilities under the Requirement to Correct.
  • Providing advice to a Singaporean individual in relation to the validity of a UK trust in the context of matrimonial proceedings.
  • Drafting UK Wills for individuals with assets in the UK and other jurisdictions.