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Transcontinental Trusts: Geneva 2022
17 - 19 May 2022
Fairmont Grand Hotel Geneva (formerly Grand Hotel Kempinski Geneva)Geneva, Switzerland

Phyllis Townsend
Senior Associate at Baker & McKenzie


Phyllis Townsend is a senior associate in the Wealth Management practice at Baker McKenzie in London. Phyllis works with clients on a broad range of wealth management matters. Phyllis advises trustees, family offices and high-net worth individuals on cross-border tax, asset protection and trust planning, including establishing family office and private trust company structures. Phyllis often advises on pre-UK arrival planning and provides ongoing advice to UK resident non-UK domiciled individuals and families with connections to the US, Europe and Middle East. Phyllis has been involved in significant contentious trust cases. Phyllis has experience of advising on tax investigations. Phyllis is a member of the Baker McKenzie EMEA Wealth Management Steering Committee. Phyllis is a Founding Committee member of Thought Leaders 4 Private Client Next Gen Wealth. Phyllis is listed in Private Client Practitioner's "Top 35 under 35", Chambers HNW's "Star Associates" and Legal Week's "Private Client Global Elite - Ones to Watch”.

Agenda Sessions

  • Six things you should NEVER do as a trustee….