We know from experience that one of the most difficult challenges is to get unbiased, trustworthy advice. Hardly a surprise in an unregulated marketplace, where huge returns are possible.
Cadell is independent and was conceived to deliver professional grade advice. We don’t deal, broker or take introductory commissions. We just give advice, so can genuinely describe our services as independent.Our team of art market executives and 26 world class experts is redefining art advisory. Delivering a new level of experienced and transparent advice with no conflicts of interest, focussed entirely on improving outcomes for our clients.
In 2020, Cadell won the STEP Award for Boutique Firm of the Year. In 2021 Cadell became the largest art advisor in Europe managing the sale of over $175m of art and works of art. In 2022 Cadell opened its North American business and was given the mandate to advise on the sale of the $100m Hotung Estate.
Carey Olsen has one of the largest offshore trusts and private wealth legal practices covering Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands (BVI), the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey and is celebrating its 125 year anniversary in 2023. Our offices in Hong Kong and Singapore, with growing private wealth practices, also ensure we are able to advise clients on both contentious and non-contentious trusts and private wealth matters in the Asian time zone. We have the scale and experience to assist and advise on the most demanding and complex matters as well as the day-to-day instructions. We represent professional trustees, private individuals, families, banks, financial institutions and charities from all over the world. We have won many awards for our trusts and private wealth practice and have a number of lawyers from across our jurisdictions ranked as leading individuals in the leading legal directories. For more information on our services, please visit careyolsen.com.
Conyers’ Private Client and Trust team, one of the largest in the Caribbean region, has a long-established reputation for providing intelligent, dependable advice to some of the world’s wealthiest private clients.
The Conyers Private Client and Trust team is complemented by a team of experienced trust litigators with a worldwide reputation. The trust litigation team is at the forefront of both contentious and non-contentious trust litigation in Bermuda. They regularly act for act for trustees, beneficiaries, settlors and third parties.
Conyers is a leading international law firm with a broad client base including FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies, international finance houses and asset managers. The firm advises on Bermuda, British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands laws, from offices in those jurisdictions and in the key financial centres of Hong Kong, London and Singapore.
Grant Thornton has over 750 offices in 147 countries with 68,000 plus people and for the year ending 2021 had revenue of US$7.2bn. Grant Thornton has the largest dedicated contentious insolvency team in the field which is focused on asset recovery, and which has pioneered the use of insolvency powers, along with other civil legislation, as a tool to trace and recover assets on an international basis, having recovered circa US$3billion of hidden and misappropriated assets over the last 8 9 years for creditors worldwide.
The Contentious estates and family disputes team sits within Grant Thorntons Insolvency and asset recovery practice. Hannah Davie leads the Contentious Estates and Family disputes team and works with her team to advise people who have suffered financial loss, or have a claim against another party, such as following a divorce, along with beneficiaries, trustees and representatives in family, trust and probate disputes, along with using the Insolvency Act along with other civil legislation to safeguard and recover assets in a variety of different situations and jurisdictions.
Hereford Litigation is a London-based third party funder and legal assets investor. We provide discretion, experience and independence of thought. We bring considerable experience across law, third party funding and special situations investing, combined with permanent capital. We consider speed of response and clarity of communication as foundations of our business. As much as we bring a funding solution to each case, we also aim to be part of the team and provide our experience wherever it is required. However, we do not interfere in the day-to-day work of the client’s legal team.
Interpath is a financial advisory business with a broad range of specialisms covering advisory and restructuring services. Our purpose is to create, defend, preserve, sustain and grow value. To offer something different. To help organisations facing challenge or opportunity to navigate what’s next.
Interpath has 15 offices across the globe. We have the scale and agility to respond to your needs quickly, helping you to find the right path.
We are incredibly proud of our track record with developing new technology and regularly break new ground with the creation of digital services aimed at increasing efficiency and delivering value.
Firm Description: Katten is a full-service law firm with nearly 650 attorneys in locations across the United States and in London and Shanghai. Clients seeking sophisticated, high-value legal services turn to Katten for counsel locally, nationally and internationally. The firm’s core areas of practice include corporate, financial markets and funds, insolvency and restructuring, intellectual property, litigation, real estate, structured finance and securitization, transactional tax planning, private credit and private wealth. Katten represents public and private companies in numerous industries, as well as a number of government and nonprofit organizations and individuals. For more information, visit katten.com.
Ogier is a professional services firm with the knowledge and expertise to handle the most demanding and complex transactions and provide expert, efficient and cost-effective services to all our clients. Our commercial understanding and experience of working with leading financial institutions, professional advisers and regulatory bodies enable us to add real value to our clients’ businesses.
Ogier's Trusts Advisory Group draws together experts from different disciplines and locations to provide a seamless contentious and non-contentious advisory service which also includes relevant corporate support.
Our Private Wealth team advises trustees, private banks and ultra-high net worth clients on the lifecycle of trusts from establishment, restructuring and administration to succession planning. We have in-depth knowledge of trusts and foundations, enabling us to provide flexible and practical guidance on choosing the most effective jurisdiction. The team combines with our corporate specialists to provide commercially focused corporate advice regarding companies that underlie trust structures or on new investments structures as they arise.
The Trusts Advisory Group draws together contentious and non-contentious trust practitioners. Our Dispute Resolution specialists have a particularly strong track record, having acted successfully in many of the headline international trust and private client matters in recent years in BVI, Cayman, Guernsey and Jersey.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is an international law firm with a particular focus on the technology & life sciences, energy, financial, and real estate & construction sectors. Recognized as one of the most innovative law firms by Financial Times and one of the top firms for client service by BTI Consulting, Pillsbury and its lawyers are highly regarded for their forward-thinking approach, their enthusiasm for collaborating across disciplines and their authoritative commercial awareness.
Serle Court offers genuine expertise across a broad range of chancery and commercial disciplines – covering the whole range of ‘business’ law, from offshore litigation about the world’s largest companies to domestic advice on probate matters, for both private and professional clients at home and abroad. One of our core practice areas is trusts and we are applauded for being “the leading chambers for the big offshore trusts disputes,” and for having “a varied spectrum of skilled practitioners". Serle Court was named ‘Set of the Year’ at the Chambers High Net Worth Awards 2022.
Summit Trust International is an independent trust services group, founded in 1999 as Close Trustees (Switzerland) SA and headquartered in Geneva. Summit Trust International also has offices in London and the Cayman Islands. The group philosophy is to provide robust, un-conflicted trust and company management on a multi-jurisdictional basis. Summit Trust International brings a combination of financial and management stability which enables it to provide continuity in personal relationships and the orderly passing of family wealth for high net worth individuals who require offshore trust and company management services. Summit Trust is characterized by specialization, professionalism and integrity. Because Summit Trust is committed to an independent trust administration policy, it is free to work with your existing financial advisers, lawyers, bankers and asset managers, or introduce you to suitable advisers if you do not yet have your preferred team. The bottom line? Expect to find familiar faces at Summit Trust International but not familiar solutions. Our people are under no pressure to sell you any particular product, just to provide you with the right service for your needs. We are not expecting to be the biggest offshore services provider, but we are striving to be the best.
TLS empowers legal professionals to leverage AI, analytics, and multi-language technology across e-discovery, forensic consulting, due diligence, privacy, managed review, and staffing projects.
With more than 100 offices worldwide and a global team of legal experts, we deliver unmatched legal translations, secure technology solutions, centralised and managed services, and end-to-end litigation support.
TLS has been providing legal services for just over 30 years, and remains dedicated to our long-standing commitment to quality, speed, and knowledge. We’ve recently been awarded Band 2 ranking in the Chambers Litigation Support Legal Guide 2023 for the United Kingdom (UK) and Asia-Pacific (APAC) regions, and the New York Law Journal Readers voted TransPerfect Legal Solutions #1 in seven categories.