This year, Private Client and Trusts Group Head and Cayman Partner, Carlos de Serpa Pimentel, Dispute Resolution Group Head and Jersey Partner, Fraser Robertson and Private Client and Trusts Group Head and Bermuda Partner, Vanessa Schrum, have all been identified in the Private Client Global Elite 2018. They have been recognised for their contributions and expertise in advising trustees and ultra-high net worth individuals on the establishment, restructuring and administration of trusts, the use of private trust companies and providing advice to Protectors and beneficiaries on a variety of trust related matters. Esmond Brown, a Cayman Associate, was also recognised as ‘One to Watch’ by the publication.
Carlos is delighted that Appleby has again been recognised as a leader in the Private Client and Trust field. “Legal Week’s Private Client Global Elite is a highly regarded publication and continues to provide reputable recognition for PC&T lawyers while offering a trusted source of information for entrepreneurs and high net worth individuals. Recognition of colleagues from across Appleby’s offices also highlights the great depth of expertise within the firm globally.”
Appleby’s highly regarded Private Client & Trusts group provides trust and foundation services to high net worth individuals, families, and fiduciary companies. They advise on all aspects of trust law, including the establishment, administration restructuring and termination of private, charitable, purpose commercial trusts and foundations. Members of the team act in a personal capacity as Protector, Enforcer and Director (of PTCs) for a number of discretionary trusts and is frequently instructed by blue-chip trust institutions.