John has spent over 35 years working with prominent international family offices on a cross-border basis and structuring the personal affairs of UK residents and resident non-domiciled families. He creates structures for active entrepreneurs to hold business interests and frequently advises on issues relating to the interaction of family and business governance.
John has received numerous accolades from his peers over many years, and he is regularly ranked in the top tier of private client lawyers globally in international directories, including Chambers Global. John is also very active in public policy work, particularly in relation to the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners as well advising HMRC, the OECD and the Financial Action Task Force (FATF).
John has a deep interest in tax and regulatory policy and, as chair of the STEP public policy committee for 12 years, he was responsible for liaising with national and supra-national John has a deep interest in tax and regulatory policy and, as chair of the STEP public policy committee for 12 years, he was responsible for liaising with national and supra-national
The Private Wealth & Private Client Review provides an incisive global overview of the key legal and practical issues affecting the management of private client wealth. With a focus on recent developments, it examines the most consequential features of the regimes governing tax, succession and wealth structuring across major jurisdictions worldwide.