Arabella Murphy Private Wealth Director
Arabella is the firm's Private Wealth Director and advises wealthy families, trustees and private banks on a range of wealth planning and structuring matters and on risk management.
She regularly advises on the creation of structures to hold and manage the global assets of international families, including businesses, property, financial assets, yachts, planes and art.
She also works closely with trustees and beneficiaries on family governance and on situations where there is disharmony or a dispute.
Arabella has a wealth of experience advising buyers and sellers on the issues associated with the sale and purchase of trust businesses. She also advises private banks on the UK tax treatment of their products and services.
Chambers & Partners (Global) reports "Arabella assists clients with risk management, wealth planning and structuring. "She is a really exceptional lawyer" enthuse sources."
According to the Chambers HNW 2018 Guide, "The "fabulous" Arabella Murphy is well regarded for her private client expertise and heads the firm's private wealth department. She works with affluent families, private banks and trustees on a wide array of wealth structuring and planning matters. "I love working with her," says a fellow private client lawyer, explaining that "Arabella is extremely bright, she's got great intelligence, great expertise, super practical judgement. She's very creative." "She's very easy to talk to and very sensible," observes another interviewee.
Arabella is named as a Leading Individual in the Legal 500 Directory and is one of the 2018 Private Client Global Elite.
Arabella qualified in September 1996 details of her recent experience are outlined below.