Lara advises individuals from the UK, Asia and around the world on estate planning matters, including UK taxation as it applies to UK domiciled and non-domiciled individuals – whether UK resident or non-resident – and onshore and offshore structures. In addition, Lara is instructed on heritage property matters.
Lara joined BDB from Hong Kong, where she was head of Ogier’s private client and trusts team, Asia. As such she has considerable experience of establishing and working with cross-jurisdictional structures and combining onshore and offshore laws. She has in-house experience at a Hong Kong tax advisory and trust business and prior to her move to Hong Kong she practised as a private client lawyer in London in the international teams at Berwin Leighton Paisner and Withers.
Lara is recommended by the Legal 500 Asia Pacific and is included in the Citywealth Leaders List.