Claude is a Senior Associate, in the firm’s Wealth Management department, specialising in all aspects of private client work, including tax, wills, trusts, powers of attorney, probate and charities. He acts for individuals, entrepreneurs, families, trustees, executors, beneficiaries, corporate entities, family offices, trust companies and other institutions supporting them.
Claude’s work involves advising on estate and succession planning, the creation and dissolution of domestic and/or international trust and corporate structures, the administration of complex estates and the creation and administration of charitable entities. This area often requires complex structuring and tax advice, with an international element and the co-ordination of guidance from advisers in other jurisdictions.
Claude also has experience of contentious trusts and estates (both UK and international), involving the resolution of disputes affecting personal representatives, trustees and beneficiaries.
Claude was named as one of the website ePrivateClient’s ‘Top 35 Under 35’ in 2016 and 2017. He qualified as a solicitor in 2012 and joined Brecher in 2019.