Stevens & Bolton LLP has once again been top ranked for private wealth law in the Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) directory, and recognised for a second year as “National Leaders outside London”.
Independent and research-based, the Chambers HNW guide recognises the world’s leading high net worth advisers.
Sources describe the firm as having “extensive knowledge and provide comprehensive, insightful and straightforward tax advice, helping clients to untangle complicated subjects in a controlled and cost-effective manner”, and identify the firm's strengths as “they are helpful and responsive and the quality of their work at all levels in the team is always excellent – they are very good at distilling difficult concepts into straightforward advice which is practical and relevant to the matter in hand.”
The guide also lists head of practice Stuart Skeffington and all five partners, Nick Acomb, Daryl Fox, James Hardaker, James Lister and Rosie Todd, as 'notable practitioners'.
The full commentary from the guide can be found here.
The Private Client team at Stevens & Bolton advise on the full spectrum of private client matters including: Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney; succession planning; UK and international trusts; planning for non-UK domiciliaries; obtaining probate, estate administration and post-death variations; taxation; charities; heritage property; landed estates; and tax litigation. For more information please click here.
Citywealth Future Leaders Awards 2019
James Lister has also been shortlisted for ‘Lawyer of the Year - Partner (Regional)’ at the Future Leaders Awards 2019, hosted by Citywealth magazine. These awards champion young professionals in the wealth sector and highlight the leaders of today and tomorrow. The Awards take place on Wednesday, 13 November 2019 in London.
Stuart Skeffington, Nick Acomb and James Hardaker all appear in the Citywealth Leaders List 2019/20, a directory of leading professionals in the private wealth management and private client industry, who deal with private clients with fortunes in excess of £25m. The list is the result of an ongoing year-long programme of peer recommendation and verification.
Further information can be found on their website: www.leaderslist.co.uk