Silvia On is a partner in the private client team at Charles Russell Speechlys LLP, Hong Kong. Silvia helps high-net-worth individuals and families with their succession and estate planning. She often assists individuals and couples with the preparation of their wills and assists high-net-worth individuals and families with the setting up of their trust structures. Silvia has also advised ultra-high-net-worth clients and family offices on a wide range of issues including the setting up of the PTC structures and charities.
Silvia has been recognised as a leading lawyer for private client and wealth management by Chambers High Net Worth Guide and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific consecutively. She is also listed in the Citywealth ‘Leaders List’, named in China and Hong Kong’s ‘Top 10 Professionals’ and named as a ‘Future Leaders Top 100: Super Advisors’ in 2019. Silvia contributed the article ‘Considering a Trust in Pre-IPO Planning’ in the IPO Handbook for Hong Kong 2015 and contributed the article ‘Trusts are not bullet proof armour’ in The Journal of International Tax, Trust and Corporate Planning. She is also a fellow of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants and an executive committee member of STEP’s Hong Kong branch.