Partner, Head of Private Client
Piers Barclay is the head of private client at Macfarlanes. Piers specialises in succession, tax and estate planning advice for individuals and their families, as well as related advice to trustees and other private client service providers such as family offices. Much of his work has an international element, including structuring multi-jurisdictional estates, using trusts in civil law and Sharia law countries and advising non-UK trustees on tax and fiduciary matters. He has experience in UK pre-entry planning for non-domiciliaries, remittance basis advice and the implementation of wills and associated mechanisms on arrival, both for entrepreneurs and for other high-net-worth individuals.