Jenny Cutts > Wedlake Bell LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Wedlake Bell LLP
71 QUEEN VICTORIA STREET
LONDON
EC4V 4AY
England

Work Department

Private client.

Position

Jenny is a specialist Private Client lawyer providing advice on wealth protection strategies during lifetime and on death through Will drafting, the creation of trusts and advising on lifetime giving.

Jenny works for a wide range of clients from families with inherited wealth to entrepreneurs. She also advises those in their twilight years on managing money down the family line and on issues concerning mental capacity including the preparation of Lasting Powers of Attorney and Court of Protection work.

Jenny acts as an executor for her deceased clients and as a trustee for family trusts.

Career

Trained Kelly & Anderson; qualified 2000; assistant solicitor Freethcartwright 2000-04; a year’s sabbatical in Rome; associate solicitor Hyde Mahon Bridges 2005; partner 2007; partner Cumberland Ellis 2008-12; partner Wedlake Bell April 2012 to date.

Languages

Italian.

Memberships

Law Society.

Education

Netherthorpe School, Derbyshire; Nottingham Trent University (LLB (Hons)); BPP Law School.

Leisure

Sailing, tennis and music.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Private client > Personal tax, trusts and probate

Wedlake Bell LLP is a ‘team that is on the up’ with Camilla Wallace  and Matthew Braithwaite  (who are both ‘very collaborative’) and Jenny Cutts  at the helm. The team continues to attract and retain various HNW and UHNW clients. It has specialists who advise on tax planning matters where there are heritage assets, art and collectibles for UK and international private collectors, charities, landed estates, artists and galleries. It added to the team too at partner level with the addition of Charles Wang from Rosenblatt (part of RBG Legal Services) . George Merrylees who joined from Irwin Mitchell advises on a range of cross-border tax planning, asset structuring and succession matters and is able to advise on complex matters in French.