Sequent Group - Trusts & Estates
Paul Stibbard is Executive Vice Chair of the Sequent Group (formerly Rothschild Trust) and former Co-Chair of the Global Wealth Management Practice, Baker McKenzie, Solicitors.
Paul graduated from Cambridge University (Natural Science and Law) and INSEAD International Business School, Fontainebleau (MBA, Dean’s List). He achieved an Islamic Law Diploma at the Islamic College.
Paul specialises in advising families on cross-border tax, trust and succession issues, notably in connection with the transition of family-owned businesses. He lectures extensively on many of these topics, both in the UK and overseas.
Paul’s assignments often involve assisting international families with cross-border commercial interests. This would typically concern the creation and maintenance of complex fiduciary structures set up for wealth preservation and require consideration of the requisite legal and tax issues in relevant jurisdictions.
Paul is an Academician of the International Academy of Estate and Trust Law. He has received a number of awards from various bodies, including Lifetime Achievement Awards from both the Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners (STEP) and Citywealth.