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Russell-Cooke LLP

2 PUTNEY HILL, LONDON, SW15 6AB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 8789 9111
Fax:
Fax 020 8780 1194
DX:
59456 PUTNEY
Email:
Web:
www.russell-cooke.co.uk

Richard Frimston

Tel:
Work +44 (0)20 8394 6208
Email:
Web:
www.russell-cooke.co.uk/people/richard-frimston/
Russell-Cooke LLP

Work Department

Private client

Position

Consultant in the private client team. He advises clients in relation to their estate planning, wills, probate and tax planning issues and offers Notary Public services. Areas of expertise include cross-border estates and international private law issues. Particular expertise in multi-jurisdictional estates specifically with France, other EU states and India; member of the EU Commission group of experts PRM-III/IV and PRM III considering Regulations on Succession (EU 650/2012) and on Property Regimes (EU 2016/1103 and 2016/1104).

Career

Trained Russell-Cooke; qualified 1979; partner 1982.

Languages

German.

Member

STEP; ACTAPS; BIICL; ELI; TIAETL; chair STEP EU committee and co-chair STEP public policy committee; Law Society EU Committee; EU Experts Group: PRM – III/IV and PRM III.

Education

Calday Grange Grammar School, Wirral; Imperial College, London (1975 BSc, ARCS).


London: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

Within: Leading individuals

Richard Frimston - Russell-Cooke LLP

Within: Personal tax, trusts and probate

Russell-Cooke LLP is highly regarded for its work on complex cross-border tax planning and succession issues, particularly those relating to France. Key clients include entrepreneurs, family businesses, celebrities, senior civil servants as well as politicians, lawyers and judges. Its clients range from the substantially wealthy to longstanding clients and their families. The team has also launched the Russell-Cooke Family Office service that is led by Rebecca Fisher. This provides a range of legal services that are tailored to UHNW and HNW clients in relation to their wealth and succession planning. Dawn Alderson is another name to note. Richard Frimston is now a consultant.

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