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3 LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS, LONDON, WC2A 3AA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 9700
Fax:
Fax 020 7539 4701
DX:
340 LONDON / CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.harcus-sinclair.co.uk

Judith Robertson

Tel:
Work 020 7539 4741
Email:
Harcus Sinclair LLP

Work Department

Private Client

Position

Judith is a private client tax and trusts solicitor. She primarily advises both UK-based and international individuals and trustees on UK tax and succession planning. Judith regularly advises in relation to the establishment and administration of trusts (both onshore and offshore), UK landed estate issues, and the preparation of Wills. She also deals with the administration of estates, including complex cross-border estates, and has experience of advising executors, trustees and beneficiaries in contentious circumstances involving Court proceedings.

Career

Judith trained and qualified as a solicitor in Leeds and subsequently worked at a firm in North Yorkshire. Prior to joining Harcus Sinclair in 2017, she worked at a large London firm where, as well as advising trustees and individuals on UK tax and estate administration issues, she worked closely with the firm’s Trust and Succession Disputes team to bring about tax-efficient resolutions to estate disputes. She was made an Associate of Harcus Sinclair in 2018.

Languages

French and Spanish

Member

Judith is an Affiliate member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), having recently completed the STEP Diploma in Trusts and Estates.

Education

Judith studied Modern Languages (French and Spanish) at the University of Durham. She completed the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Legal Practice Course, both with distinction, at BPP Law School in Leeds.


London: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

Harcus Sinclair LLP  has ‘deep experience and expertise in complex, multi-jurisdictional planning and litigation. All the partners are impressive, as are its associates’. Keith Bruce-Smith  is one of the principal members of the ‘exceptionally able team’. Lucy Gibson has a ‘keen intelligence and excellent judgement that has been built on deep experience and a practical approach to solving difficult problems’. The partners are ‘well-assisted’ by associates Eleanor Walsh  and Judith Robertson. Jonathan Burt is now at Harbottle & Lewis LLP .

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