Charles Russell Speechlys recognised in the latest edition of The Spears 500
Charles Russell Speechlys has performed extremely well in the latest edition of The Spears 500. The annual report is based on peer nominations of the UK's leading private client lawyers and reinforces the strength and depth of the firm by featuring 14 partners. This year sees three Charles Russell Speechlys lawyers in the top rankings; Ian Cooke, Bart Peerless and William Longrigg. Ian was singled out as ‘eminence grise’ making it into the Top 5 Property Lawyers, while Bart and William were both noted as being ‘outstanding in their field’ making it into the Top 10 Tax and Trust Lawyers and Top 10 Family Lawyers categories respectively.
The Recommended section features: Miranda Fisher, James Freeman, Erica Shelton and Sarah Anticoni in Family. Robert Blower, Piers Master and Christopher Page in Tax & Trust. Thomas Moran in Landed Estates, Ashley King-Christopher in Family Offices and Rose Carey in Immigration.
News & Insights
Collective insanity: the problem with offshore income gains - and what the Government hasn’t done about it
Sweeping changes to the taxation of non-UK resident trusts with UK resident settlors not rectified in latest Finance Act.
Miranda Fisher wins Family Lawyer of The Year at the Spear’s Wealth Management 2018 Awards
We are very pleased that Family partner Miranda Fisher has won Family Lawyer of the Year at the Spear's Wealth Management 2018 Awards
CGT surprise when buying off-plan
You may be faced with a capital gains tax (CGT) liability even when selling your main home – if you bought it off plan.