Alexandra Edwards Associate

Alexandra is an associate in the private wealth team.  She advises UK and international clients on a wide range of private client issues, including UK tax and structuring, estate and succession planning and trust issues.
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Alexandra acts for high net worth individuals, trustees and family offices with interests throughout the world.

She advises on complex personal and trust taxation matters (including pre-arrival planning and remittance issues), residency and domicile issues, estate and succession planning and trust structuring.

Alexandra also has experience advising on contentious private client issues, including advising individuals on international succession disputes and advising both trustees and beneficiaries on high-value trust disputes.

The majority of her work involves a cross-border element and she has experience of advising clients with interests in the Channel Islands, Europe, the Caribbean, the US and Asia.

  • Private client, trusts and fiduciary services
  • Private wealth

Trust structuring

Setting up asset holding structures in various jurisdictions and advising on restructuring and asset protection.

Governance and administration

Advising trustees in relation to the administration of existing trusts, including on governance and fiduciary duties.

Contentious trusts

Advising trustees on the continued administration of large family trusts and planning for future restructuring in contentious situations involving multi-party family disputes.

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Tax planning

Providing tax advice for individuals, families and trustees on UK tax considerations encountered when living, working or investing in the UK.

Inheritance tax and succession planning

Advising on succession planning for high net worth individuals and families, including wills, inheritance tax and the use of trusts.

UK property 

Advising clients on tax efficient means of acquiring and holding UK property, either for personal occupation or investment.

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