Richard Turnor > Maurice Turnor Gardner LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Maurice Turnor Gardner LLP
15th Floor, Milton House
Milton Street

Work Department

Professional Practices: Partnerships, LLPs and Private Client


Richard advises trustees and beneficiaries from the UK and around the world on asset-holding structures for clients with multi-jurisdictional assets, complex financing arrangements and diverse personal and business interests (including bloodstock, ships and aircraft, fine art and commercial and residential property in the UK).

He also advises professional practices and their partners on constitutional documentation, international structure, governance, acquisitions and disposals, regulation (especially by the Solicitors’ Regulation Authority) and disputes.

Richard is named as a Leading Individual in the Legal 500 Directory for both partnerships and contentious private wealth matters, and is listed as a Leading Individual in Chambers & Partners (UK).

He was named ‘Partnerships Lawyer of the Year (London)’ by Best Lawyers 2020. He has been ranked by the guide as a specialist in the fields of Trusts and Personal Tax, Asset Finance Law and Partnerships Law for a number of years.


Richard qualified at Allen & Overy in December 1980 where he became a partner in 1985. He was a founder member of Maurice Turnor Gardner LLP.


Member (and former chairman) of the Association of Partnership Practitioners
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners


Keble College Oxford 1975-77

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > Partnership

(Hall of Fame)

Richard TurnorMaurice Turnor Gardner LLP

Maurice Turnor Gardner LLP‘s team advises international law firms on structuring, governance and partner exits. In addition, it has a niche in assisting the UK arms of US firms and in-house practices with legal services regulation. Group head Corinne Staves has significant expertise in advisory work, as well as contentious issues; she is experienced in partner and team admissions and exits, as well as matters arising from the private wealth industry. Richard Turnor specialises in the setting up of financial services businesses, and he also advises global law firms on their international structures and global liability profiles.

London > Private client > Contentious trusts and probate

(Hall of Fame)

Richard TurnorMaurice Turnor Gardner LLP