Alison is a Knowledge Development Lawyer for the Private Client Group, responsible for the team’s know how and training needs and monitoring legal and market developments. She regularly leads both in-house and external client training events and writes materials for the Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Tax blog and clients. Prior to becoming a Knowledge Development Lawyer in 2004, Alison advised high net worth individuals and the international wealth management institutions that serve them on the full spectrum of contentious and non-contentious private client issues. She has extensive experience advising on cross-border tax and wealth planning issues and has been involved in advising governmental and regulatory bodies on the cross-border exchange of information in tax matters and international tax agreements. She is a member of the Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners (STEP).