Areas of responsibility
Alex is a partner and Head of the Private Client department specialising in Wills, inheritance tax, lasting powers of attorney, trusts and estate administration.
Experience / recent projects
He regularly advises clients on their Wills and options on how to mitigate inheritance tax. Alex has advised, directors, professionals, entrepreneurs, landowners and property developers. He also administers taxable and non taxable estates.
Alex has a particular interest in cross border matters and advises UK domiciled and non domiciled clients. He has advised clients who are resident and/or have assets in Europe, US, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Dubai, India, Singapore and Hong Kong on succession and the UK tax implications. He has also administered estates with cross border aspects whether that be re-sealing a grant, proving a foreign Will, encashing assets abroad.
Alex also advises clients with setting and winding up trusts and advising on the tax implications.
Interests / Hobbies
Away from the office, Alex is a keen sports fan. He is an Arsenal season ticket holder and when they are playing away, he goes to watch his favourite rugby team, Wasps.