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Tax and Private Client

We have been advising entrepreneurs, high-net-worth and ultra-high-net worth individuals from Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and other countries in the CIS region for over ten years. Fieldfisher stands out from the crowd due to its more than 25 English-qualified fluent Russian speakers that can explain and discuss complex English law concepts with our clients in their own language.

We have leading specialists in:

  • UK and international taxation
  • Estate and succession planning
  • Probate and estate administration
  • Trust management
  • Property taxation and structuring of UK property ownership
  • Property conveyancing, construction and property disputes
  • Aircraft, yacht and real estate financing
  • Investment funds
  • Charity law

Recent deals

  • We are advising Russian speaking high-net-worth individuals resident outside the UK on relocating to the UK and establishing UK residence. This involves advising on steps to be taken prior to relocation.
  • We are advising Russian speaking high-net-worth individuals (both UK and non-UK resident) on non-domicile taxation.
  • The team is advising Russian speaking high-net-worth individuals who are resident in the UK and own assets in multiple jurisdictions in relation to international taxation and estate planning.
  • We are advising Russian speaking high-net-worth individuals (UK and non-UK resident) on taxation of their high value UK residential property and tax efficient structuring of property ownership.
  • The team is advising high-net-worth Russian speaking individuals on the tax consequences of the disposal of high value UK residential property on divorce.
  • We are assisting prominent Russian speaking individuals with setting up UK charities.
  • The team is assisting ultra-high-net-worth individuals from Russia and the CIS region in connection with acquisition of and lending secured on yachts, aircraft, investment products and collections of art.
  • We are acting for high-net-worth individuals from Russia and other CIS countries in connection with acquisition and financing of high value residential and commercial property in prime London locations and elsewhere.
  • The team is acting for high-net-worth individuals in connection with major construction projects and renovation works in their UK property.
  • We are representing high-net-worth individuals in property and construction disputes.