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High Net Worth 2022
London (Firms) Private Wealth Law
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Band 2

7 Ranked Lawyers

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Boodle Hatfield has a first class reputation for providing practical, effective and innovative legal advice. The team advises wealthy individuals and families, family businesses, landed estates, charities, trustees and family offices, both in the UK and internationally. Its highly renowned team specialises in a wide range of issues from wealth and succession planning through the effective use of trusts and other structures to wills, probate, tax planning and philanthropic initiatives.

Chambers Review

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Private Wealth Law - London (Firms)
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Band 2

Boodle Hatfield has an established reputation for high-quality expertise within the London private wealth market. "They have great lawyers on both private client and contentious work," states a source. A commentator adds: "The team at Boodle Hatfield work well across disciplines to provide complex advice."

"Their advice is always practical and solution-oriented," says an interviewee, and another comments: "They have highly skilled and experienced professionals in all fields."

Notable Practitioners

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Salpy Kouyoumjian
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Salpy Kouyoumjian
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Salpy Kouyoumjian is well known for her international tax and estate planning expertise. She works with ultra high net worth individuals across multiple jurisdictions. "Salpy is extremely personable and gives complete confidence that she knows her stuff," says a lawyer, while another commentator states: "I always just know she will do a fantastic job."

Hayden Bailey
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Hayden Bailey
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Band 2

Hayden Bailey advises ultra high net worth and high net worth clients on a wide array of private wealth matters, particularly in succession planning and taxation. "He is great. He is a really good lawyer who always strikes me as very user-friendly and clever," says a fellow London lawyer. Another interviewee states: "He is extremely proactive and gets to the heart of key strategic issues."

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Sue Laing
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Band 2

Sue Laing is a highly experienced and respected lawyer who handles complex tax and succession planning matters. "She is very good on the technical tax side," states a fellow lawyer, and another interviewee observes that "she is always available for the client, knows everyone in the industry and drives matters forward."

Simon Rylatt
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Simon Rylatt
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Band 2

Simon Rylatt advises clients on a wide array of private wealth matters, such as philanthropic and estate planning, succession matters, investments and trust structures. "I've dealt with him in the past and always thought he was very good. We got on very well, he knows his stuff and has a good manner - I've always liked him," says a London-based lawyer.

Clare Stirzaker
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Clare Stirzaker
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Band 4

Clare Stirzaker previously headed PwC's private client team, and joined Boodle Hatfield in early 2022. Her practice focuses on tax and succession for high net worth international clients. "I can only speak tremendously highly of her, I'm a big fan," says a source, who adds: "She is very commercial, and I've really enjoyed working with her. She has a strength in her commerciality and ability to get on with clients; she has a very good client manner."

Sara Maccallum
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Sara Maccallum
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Band 5

Sara Maccallum is the senior partner at the firm and is head of the commercial tax group. She focuses on a wide array of tax matters for private and commercial clients, and regularly advises business owners on tax planning.

Kyra Motley
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Kyra Motley
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Foreign expert for Middle East-wide

Kyra Motley primarily advises international ultra high net worth and high net worth clients on succession planning, trusts and taxation, including Shari'a-related matters. "Kyra has made a real impact with Middle East ultra high net worth private clients," states a source. Another remarks: "She does a lot of work with families in the Middle East; she has a really great reputation in that area and is very thoughtful."

Ranked Individuals at
Boodle Hatfield LLP

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Private Wealth Law

Hayden Bailey
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Hayden Bailey
2
Band 2
Salpy Kouyoumjian
2
Salpy Kouyoumjian
2
Band 2
Simon Rylatt
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Simon Rylatt
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Band 2
2
Sue Laing
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Band 2
Clare Stirzaker
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Clare Stirzaker
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Band 4
Sara Maccallum
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Sara Maccallum
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Band 5
Kyra Motley
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Kyra Motley
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Foreign expert for Middle East-wide

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