William enjoys acting as a ‘family’ lawyer for a wide range of high net worth families in London, the home counties and internationally. He advises on UK tax and succession planning and administers substantial estates with assets in a variety of jurisdictions. He joins Edwin Coe from the Private Client team at South East England-based Downs Solicitors, and was previously an associate at Pemberton Greenish.
Sophie also joins us from the Private Client team at Downs Solicitors and is a qualified Chartered Legal Executive. She is only one exam away from achieving her STEP (Society For Trust and Estate Practitioners) Diploma in Trusts and Estates.
“I am thrilled to welcome William and Sophie to Edwin Coe. Their addition will even further enhance the wealth of experience and specialist knowledge that we can use to provide all our clients and contacts with the very best advice and service,” commented Alison Broadberry, Head of Private Client.
William is the second new Partner to join the department in 2021 after the promotion of former Senior Associate, Brendan O’Shea to the Partnership in April.
About Edwin Coe
Edwin Coe LLP is a full service law firm based in the heart of London’s historic legal district in Lincoln’s Inn. Founded in 1913, we have grown from our litigation origins to become a thriving and dynamic practice, providing a comprehensive range of legal services to meet the needs of a wide variety of businesses, individuals and organisations based throughout the UK and internationally.
With 40 partners, we are ranked 115 in the 2021 edition of The Lawyer ‘UK 200’ law firms and are recommended in all the major legal directories. We provide clients with innovative, tailored and integrated legal services and combine a highly personal and responsive service with industry leading expertise.