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Work 020 3375 7000
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Debbie Pennington

Tel:
Work 020 3375 7186
Email:
Farrer & Co

Work Department

Private Client - International

Position

Debbie advises on international tax, estate and succession planning, with a particular focus on the taxation of foreign domiciled individuals, the remittance basis and offshore structures (including experience with clients who have an exposure to both US and UK tax). She regularly advises in relation to appropriate structures for holding UK properties, particularly in the light of the recently introduced ATED and the extension of the capital gains tax regime to non-residents.

Career

Trained at Penningtons Solicitors LLP and qualified in 2006. Moved to Speechly Bircham LLP in July 2007 before joining Mischon De Reya in September 2010. Joined Farrer & Co in 2011.

Education

Exeter University (BA); College of Law (LPC and PgDL)


London: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Next generation lawyers

Debbie Pennington - Farrer & Co

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

Farrer & Co  is 'a leading firm in the private wealth world with an incredible array of technical expertise’. Rhoddy Voremberg is ‘outstanding’. Catherine McAleavey, Sarah von Schmidt and Mike Chantler are all ‘exceptionally able’. The ‘very knowledgeable’ Russell Cohen is ‘very versatile’ and James Carleton  is ‘superb on art issues’. Bryony Cove is praised for her ‘outstanding ability to meet the complex requirements of UNHW and HNW clients’. Mark Bridges produces ‘high quality work’ for a broad range of English private clients including philanthropists, trustees and landed families and specialises in succession planning, tax and trust advice. Newly promoted partner Debbie Pennington is ‘excellent for offshore planning’. The practice is acting for members of a significant Scandinavian UHNW business family in relation to a major reorganisation of the multiple family trusts between different branches of the family.

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