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McDermott Will & Emery UK LLP
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Private Client


Simon is a partner, he advises clients on a wide range of international private wealth and tax matters. He acts for a variety of clients ranging from high net worth individuals, family offices and entrepreneurs to multi-national corporations both in the UK and internationally including South Africa, Latin America, the Far East and the Middle East. Simon undertakes all types of private client work including the preparation of wills, powers of attorney, domestic trusts and income and capital tax planning. Internationally, Simon advises on residence and domicile planning and structuring both inbound and outbound.

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Member of STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners)
Member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation


Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives, Solicitors Exams
Law Society, Solicitor
Institute of Taxation, Advanced Diploma in International Taxation (ADIT)
Institute of Taxation, Fellow of the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT)
Institute of Taxation, Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA)

Lawyer Rankings

London > Private client > Personal tax, trusts and probate

(Leading individuals)

Simon GoldringMcDermott Will & Emery UK LLP

McDermott Will & Emery UK LLP has a dedicated team that covers the full range of non-contentious high-value trusts and estate matters as well as providing wills and probate advice. It is adept at advising on fund structuring, the restructuring of private wealth programmes as well as providing regulatory advice. The team has particular expertise in US tax and wealth law, both in the UK and US offices, and almost all of its wealthy clients have connections with the US either through their family or assets. Simon Goldring heads the team that acts for five of the Top 20 on the Sunday Times rich list and eight of the wealthiest people on the Forbes 100 billionaires list.