Mr Adrian Pilcher > ISOLAS LLP > Gibraltar, Gibraltar > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Private Client /Family Office/ Pensions





Adrian has particular expertise in international corporate and trust structures, tax and estate planning, pensions and financial services.

Recognised as an expert in the area of trusts and pensions, he has been instrumental in the development of the law in this area, having been involved in the drafting of the Private Trust Companies Act 2015, the Private Foundation Act 2017, the Financial Services (Pensions) Regulations 2017 and, recently, the Proceeds of Crime Act 2015 (Amendment) Regulations 2020 transposing the Fifth Anti-money laundering directive into Gibraltar law.

Adrian is very active in the private client and family office space, advising high profile High Net Worth Individuals and families, locally and internationally, on a wide array of matters including wealth and succession planning and family governance. He acts as trustee of a number of private family trusts and as director of various family owned investment holding corporate entities.

For his pensions practice, Adrian is instructed by clients on a wide range of matters including the establishment and authorisation of occupational schemes for large institutional clients, pension regulation compliance matters and pension issues arising from acquisitions or mergers between large corporations.
As a result of the latter, Adrian has also developed a thriving M&A practice and forms part of the M&A team


English, Spanish


Honourable Society of the Middle Temple
The Gibraltar Bar Council
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)
Student member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation
International Tax Planning Association (ITPA).


Adrian is a keen footballer as well as an avid snowboarder in the winter and an enthusiastic kite-surfer and wake-boarder in the summer.

Lawyer Rankings

Gibraltar > Private client

(Leading individuals)

Adrian PilcherISOLAS LLP