Claudia Shan joined the firm in 2013. Prior to entering practice in another leading New Zealand law firm, she specialised in tax in a global chartered accounting firm. She has also worked in the Channel Islands, for almost six years for two leading offshore law practices before joining the firm. Ms Shan specializes in all aspects of trust, private client and international wealth planning. She has advised a wide range of clients, both residents and non-residents, on local and foreign trusts, tax residency, asset protection, FATCA, Common Reporting Standards, international tax and trust law issues. She also advises clients in respect to their compliance, regulatory and anti-money laundering obligations.