Judith Robertson Associate

Contact Information

+44 20 3321 6411
judith.robertson@mishcon.com

Personal Profile

Judith is an Associate in Mishcon de Reya's Tax and Wealth Planning team in the firm's Private department. Her client base includes predominantly high net-worth individuals and trustees, who she advises on a range of tax issues. These include the administration of complex and high value estates - often with a cross border element, UK tax and succession planning and the preparation of Wills. Judith also advises on Lasting Powers of Attorney, and has experience of making applications to the Court of Protection. She regularly provides advice to clients in relation to the establishment and administration of trusts.

She is an Affiliate member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and is currently working towards her STEP Diploma.

Key Experience

  • Advising on all aspects of estate administration. Judith has dealt with estates involving assets in different jurisdictions (particularly the Isle of Man, Channel Islands, France and Spain, and Australia), business and agricultural assets, and ongoing trusts.
  • Advising US-based trustees on their duties in respect of the payment of UK inheritance tax following the death of a UK-domiciled beneficiary.
  • Advising a German-domiciled individual owning property in London in relation to his UK succession planning, and liaising with German advisers regarding German succession, residence and taxation issues.

Career History

Mishcon de Reya LLP - Associate
Raworths LLP – Solicitor
Gordons LLP – Trainee Solicitor
BPP Law School (Leeds) – GDL, LPC
University of Durham , Modern Languages (French and Spanish)