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Suzanne Johnston

T: +65 6622 9649 M:+65 9648 1475 Email Suzanne | vCard Office: Singapore

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Private client global elite directory 2024

Private client global elite directory 2024

Recommended lawyer for Private wealth and family law: Singapore

Recommended lawyer for Private wealth and family law: Singapore

Private wealth law: International firms

Private wealth law: International firms

Suzanne Johnston Partner

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Suzanne Johnston

T: +65 6622 9649 M: +65 9648 1475 Email Suzanne | vCard Office: Singapore

Suzanne is a UK tax, private wealth, trusts and estate planning lawyer based in Stephenson Harwood’s Singapore office. She has extensive experience in complex cross-jurisdictional tax, trust and estate planning. Suzanne is passionate about raising awareness of infertility and baby loss in the legal sector.
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Suzanne has practiced in Singapore since 2013 working for an international law firm and subsequently, a leading private bank. She advises high-profile families and entrepreneurs throughout Southeast Asia. Suzanne works with clients to implement practical and effective succession planning harnessing family offices, corporate vehicles and trusts.

Suzanne is qualified in England & Wales and practiced in London for seven years, training and qualifying at a magic circle law firm before relocating to Singapore.

Suzanne's core clients are high-net worth individuals, trust companies, family offices, international banks, insurance brokers and fiduciary service providers.

In advising high-net worth individuals, she understands the importance of family dynamics and the complexities that arise from family members residing in multiple jurisdictions.

Her experience at an international private bank has taught her the value of practical, concise and business-oriented advice when acting for institutional clients.

"Suzanne Johnston in particular has been outstanding in being able to understand, explain, navigate and advise me throughout the engagement. There was no single instance I felt she was not a leading expert in her field and her up-to-date knowledge of relevant cases and issues and recent working examples have genuinely impressed me. I would gladly recommend Suzanne and her team to others."

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2024

Awards

Private client global elite directory 2024

Private client global elite directory 2024

Recommended lawyer for Private wealth and family law: Singapore

Recommended lawyer for Private wealth and family law: Singapore

Private wealth law: International firms

Private wealth law: International firms

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