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Yi Lee

T: +65 6602 6604 M: +65 9880 5935 Email Yi | vCard Office: Singapore

Yi Lee Senior associate and registered foreign lawyer at Virtus Law

Contact details

Yi Lee

Yi Lee
Senior associate and registered foreign lawyer at Virtus Law

T: +65 6602 6604 M: +65 9880 5935 Email Yi | vCard Office: Singapore

Yi is a senior associate and registered foreign lawyer at Virtus Law* who specialises in trusts and private wealth matters. Her experience includes assisting high-net worth individuals and families in setting up complex trusts, family offices and developing efficient structures for succession planning. Yi is recognised by the Legal 500 Asia Pacific for "her client handling skills".
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Yi further has experience in setting up family-owned charities, immigration and relocation advisory, corporate and regulatory compliance as well as advising on international tax regulations.

On an institutional level, Yi works closely with trust companies, international banks, family offices, MNCs, fiduciary service providers in all aspects of trusts, tax, charitable giving, compliance and regulatory advisory.

On an individual level, Yi routinely assist Forbes-listed individuals and Asia’s wealthiest families in their wealth structuring, business and succession planning needs.

*Virtus Law LLP (T13LL0339K) and Stephenson Harwood LLP (T13LL0821C) are registered as a Formal Law Alliance in Singapore under the name Stephenson Harwood (Singapore) Alliance. Both firms are registered in Singapore under the Limited Liability Partnership Act (Chapter 163A) with limited liability. The term "partner" is used to refer to a member in one of the constituent law firms.

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Advising clients on the establishment of single-family offices and advising on the tax incentives applicable to such structures.

Advising clients on consolidation of charitable trusts, restructuring of family-owned business and set up of various trusts.

Advising on the preparation of complex worldwide wills and jurisdiction specific wills for clients.

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Advising on the establishment of a first-of-its kind, novel trust structure based in Singapore to provide catastrophe disaster relief in the South East Asia region.

Structuring succession planning trusts spanning multi-generations including the setting up of private trust companies.

Advising professional trustees and fiduciary service providers on regulatory and compliance matters, international tax regulations such as Common Reporting Standard and risk management.

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