Ben joined the Private Client team in 2017 from a magic circle law firm. He undertakes all aspects of private client work and advises a broad range of domestic and international clients on their succession and tax planning affairs.
Ben’s areas of expertise include domicile, residence and the UK tax implications of asset structuring, especially in relation to UK residential property.
Prior to joining Edwin Coe, Ben spent some time working at a large global bank where he gained experience advising its UK trust company on their legal and fiduciary duties. Ben graduated from Newcastle University with a degree in law and completed his Legal Practice Course at BPP University Law School in London.
- Successfully restructured an offshore trust structure holding high-value London residential property.
- Advised on and drafted wills for clients with UK and foreign assets, particularly in relation to the application of international succession laws and UK IHT legislation
- Managed a high-value commercial property as part of the administration of a substantial estate.
International Estate Planning
Wills and Trusts
STEP Advanced Certificate in Cross-Border Estates (Distinction)
STEP Diploma in Trusts and Estates
STEP Advanced Certificate in UK Tax for International Clients
In the private client field, Edwin Coe is very impressive.
Chambers UK 2017
They are absolutely marvellous.
Chambers UK 2017
I cannot speak highly enough of the relationship I have had with Edwin Coe over the past couple of years.
Chambers High Net Worth 2016
They have been very nice people to deal with, and that makes it all the better.
Chambers UK 2016