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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

Dawn Alderson

Tel:
Work +44 (0)20 8789 9111
Email:
Web:
www.russell-cooke.co.uk/people/dawn-alderson/
Russell-Cooke LLP

Work Department

Private client; French law.

Position

Partner and head of French private client team. Dual qualified. Advises in domain of French and cross-border private client work for English clients and their advisers, including property, succession, taxation and probate. Acts as an expert witness in French law.

Career

Trained Harrison Clarke Rickerby (Cheltenham); qualified 1985; partner Bobbetts Mackan; in-house Group Four Ltd; admitted to Bordeaux Bar in 1996; sole practitioner in Bordeaux for ten years; partner Russell-Cooke 2000.

Languages

French.

Member

French Chamber of Commerce (Great Britain); Bordeaux Bar
Member of Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) (UK)

Education

Worcester Girls Grammar School; Durham University (BA Law).


London: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and probate

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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