Overview

Guy is an associate in the private client team and specialises in tax, trusts and estate planning.

He advises UK and offshore clients, including trustees, entrepreneurs, landed estates and families. His work covers complex succession planning, capital gains tax and inheritance tax issues, and wealth and asset structuring.

Guy also works with a number of family businesses, in particular land management and farming businesses, to advise on succession and tax structures, including partnerships, trusts and companies.

Guy is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).

Experience
  • Advising trustees of a discretionary trust on the use of alternative structures to hold “family assets” (including a family limited partnership).
  • Advising a UK entrepreneur on the incorporation of a family holding company for a trading group and related succession planning and family governance issues.
  • Advising a UK individual on the restructuring of his investment management business (including the use of a family investment company).