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Sinclair Gibson LLP

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Managing Partner: Lucy Gibson
Number of partners: 7
Number of lawyers: 18
Languages: English, French, Greek, Italian, Spanish

Firm Overview:
Based in Lincoln’s Inn Fields in Central London, Sinclair Gibson is one of the leading specialist private client firms in England. It has a large international dimension to its practice, with a focus on wealth structuring for high net worth private individuals, contentious trust and probate advice and family law with an additional specialism in Privy Council agency work.

Main Areas of Practice:

Private Client:
3 partners, 8 fee earners based in London
■Advice on estate planning using trusts and other wealth-holding structures in the UK and internationally
■Advice on tax planning and cross-border harmonisation for UK and international clients
■Acting as fiduciaries and advisors to large international trusts
■Provision of probate services oin relation to UK property of non-UK deceased persons
Contact: Keith Bruce-Smith
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: +44 20 7539 4710

Litigation:
2 partners, 4 fee earners based in London
■Advice to fiduciaries and beneficiaries on trust and succession disputes in onshore and offshore jurisdictions
■Conduct of Privy Council appeal cases arising from Appeal Court decisions in relevant Commonwealth jurisdictions
■Advice to private clients in relation to disputes concerning other wealth holding vehicles such as companies
■Advice in relation to applications under Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependents) Act 1975
Contact: Alison Meek
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: +44 20 7539 4737

Family:
1 partner, 4 fee earners based in London
■Advice on all aspects of divorce and family breakdown
■Advice on financial arrangements following divorce, including division of UK and international capital assets, pension sharing and ongoing maintenance
■Protection of assets through Nuptial Agreements and cohabitation agreements for both UK and international clients
■Advice on division of assets for cohabiting couples following relationship breakdown
■Advice on child arrangements including applications for leave to remove a child from the jurisdiction and matters involving the application of international conventions
■Advice on financial provision for children under Schedule 1 Children Act 1989
Contact: Kathryn Peat
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: +44 20 7539 4722