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Harbottle & Lewis LLP

Private Wealth Law

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Harbottle & Lewis has a well-regarded private client team and advises high net worth clients on estate planning, wills and trusts. The team's clients include wealthy entrepreneurs and family offices.

Sources praise the quality of the team. One interviewee says: "Clients tend to be happy working with them," and another source notes: "Every member of the team is technically very capable."

Notable practitioners

Chris Moorcroft focuses his practice on a wide range of private client matters. A wealth insider explains: "He is a very smart guy and has a very lovely and relaxed way with clients." A fellow private client solicitor notes: "He is very, very successful and very well known."

Jonathan Burt advises international clients on estate planning and tax matters. "He has one of the best strategic brains - he is a very solid problem solver and a very original thinker," comments one source, who continues: "His ability to solve complex problems is quite unique and there is nothing he can't apply his mind to."

Siena Gold is a senior associate at the firm, and her clients include wealthy individuals, financial institutions and family offices. Sources praise her client-handling skills and effective management of complex work.

Zoe Camp provides in-depth wealth and succession planning advice to UK and international clients. "She is very dynamic and she has a way of making issues more accessible to people who haven't had to grapple with them before," reports one industry expert, who adds: "She is a really great lawyer." Another interviewee notes: "She offers a fantastic service to her clients."

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Overview

Harbottle & Lewis’ Private Client & Tax group provides comprehensive and pragmatic wealth structuring advice. We have a diverse client base which means that we often come across previously unseen problems which require innovative solutions. Our clients benefit from our expertise in creating the most efficient structure to serve their personal circumstances without getting overwhelmed by the process.

Our clients include established businesses, entrepreneurs, individuals that work in the financial sector, media and sports personalities and their agents, property developers and start-ups. They hail from a variety of sectors and jurisdictions. We also act for Ultra-High-Net-Worth and High-Net-Worth clients.

Private Wealth Law Department

Harbottle & Lewis LLP

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7 Savoy Court

London

Greater London

UK

WC2R 0EX

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Private Wealth Law


Chris Moorcroft
Band 5
Jonathan Burt
Band 2
Siena Gold
Associates to watch
Zoe Camp
Band 5