Damian specialises in UK and international tax and estate planning, with a particular focus on long term planning for UK and non-UK domiciled individuals. He also advises individuals and trustees on the UK taxation of investments, as well as all aspects of UK personal taxation, with an emphasis on advising entrepreneurial clients.  Many of Damian’s clients are families, who he advises on tax and trust issues, and also on longer term succession planning across multiple generations.

Damian advises institutional wealth management clients and fiduciaries on tax and trust aspects of investment planning, including on account structuring, situs and source issues and other aspects of wealth management.

Professional Affiliations

    • Association of Tax Technicians (Fellow)
    • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
    • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
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Representative Experience

  • Advised several High Net Worth families on the structuring of international trusts holding equity and real estate interests
  • Advised a high net worth individual on planning to implement prior to taking up UK residence
  • Advised a high net worth family, on planning for long term succession
  • Advised a settlor and beneficiary of a non-UK trust on an enquiry by HM Revenue & Customs seeking to impose a substantial income tax assessment
  • Advised a substantial private banking institution on the development of a system for identifying UK situs assets within investment portfolios