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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

James Cohen

Tel:
Work 02078222222
Email:
GSC Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Private Client & Tax

Position

Partner specialising in private client and tax matters, particularly advising on Wills, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Probate, Offshore Structuring, Family Governance, Tax and Tax Investigations. In particular developed substantial knowledge in dealing with matters where clients have assets located in multiple jurisdictions.

Career

Trained Kuit Steinart Levy LLP; qualified 2009; partner GSC Solicitors LLP 2015.

Member

Law Society, Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and Notary Public.

Education

Cheadle Hulme School; Birmingham University, College of Law.


London: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

GSC Solicitors LLP  fields a ‘knowledgeable and professional team’. Head of department Saleem Sheikh  is a ‘hands on negotiator with an all-round ability to grasp the issues and assist in their resolution’. Sheikh advises on a broad spectrum of issues from succession planning for children coming into the business through to protecting assets for married clients through prenuptial agreements and trusts. The ‘very practical and responsive’ James Cohen  ‘deals with matters both ably and expeditiously’. Cohen advises on wills, lasting powers of attorney, probate and other issues such as offshore structuring. He has developed substantial knowledge of dealing with matters where clients have assets located in multiple jurisdictions, especially for Pakistani and Indian clients.

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