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31-32 ELY PLACE, LONDON, ECIN 6TD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7822 2222
Fax:
Fax 020 7822 2211
DX:
462 LONDON\CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.gscsolicitors.com

Saleem Sheikh

Tel:
Work 020 7822 2222
Email:
GSC Solicitors LLP

Work Department

International and offshore structures and trusts, cross-border transactions, private client, international arbitration and tax investigation work.

Position

Senior partner specialising in international and offshore tax structures, arbitration and dispute resolution. 

Saleem trained with the firm, became a partner in 1985 and was appointed Senior Partner in 2001. Saleem is recognised in the CityWealth Leaders List as being a prominent figure advising on wealth management. His CityWealth profile can be found here. 
Saleem is also the winner of ‘Entrepreneurial Individual of the Year’ in the Magic Circle Awards 2017, one of the many recognitions of his achievements.

Career

Articled Green David Conway & Co; qualified 1983; partner GSC Solicitors LLP 1985; managing partner 1990; senior partner 2001.

Languages

English, French, Urdu, Punjabi, Kiswahili, Khachi, Hindi, Gujerati.

Member

Law Society; International Bar Association; Chartered Institute of Arbitrations; London Court of International Arbitration; International Association of Entertainment Lawyers.

Education

London School of Economics and Political Science (1980 LLB Hons); College of Law, Lancaster Gate (1981 Solicitors Finals).

Leisure

Swimming, classical music, cricket.


London: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

GSC Solicitors LLP acts for international ultra-high-net-worth clients across a number of jurisdictions, with particular experience with Pakistani and Indian clients. It is a team that is experienced at working with people from different cultures and as a result has gained an insight into the cultural sensitivities surrounding money and family. Saleem Sheikh heads the team and regularly advises on issues such as succession planning for children coming into a business or protecting assets for married couples through prenuptial agreements or trusts.

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