Law firm Royds Withy King has appointed Amish Patel as an associate to its private client team in London.
Joining from Stone King where he spent the past four years, Mr Patel has specialised in a broad range of private client work since qualifying as a solicitor.
He advises on wills and trusts, powers of attorney, applications for deputyship and the administration of multi-jurisdictional trusts and estates. He is familiar with international mental capacity matters, where he works with a number of foreign lawyers.
Mr Patel also provides clients with bespoke capital tax planning, specialising in capital gains tax and inheritance tax planning with a particular interest in supporting high net worth individuals. He has acted as lead in the administration of many multi-million-pound estates and advised on complicated trust structures in relation to new tax legislation.
A career highlight for Mr Patel was successfully challengi...