Christopher Groves

Partner | London

Chris is a partner in the private client and tax team.

He has a particular focus on advising both UK domiciled and non-UK domiciled high net worth individuals in relation to their personal, business and philanthropic affairs.

His practice includes advising individuals and trustees on UK tax issues, investment structuring for private investors and asset managers and UK and international trust and estate planning.

He started work at Withers in 1999 as a fresh faced trainee solicitor, qualifying into the private client department in 2001 and was made a partner in 2007.

Track record

Admissions

Publications

Advising a family with members based in a number of different countries in Europe and also in the USA with regard to their dynastic trust structure.

Advising a UK family with regard to the endowment of a new charitable foundation and the subsequent funding of projects in the UK and overseas.

Advising a UK resident non-domiciliary with regard to the tax efficient funding of UK charitable projects from non-UK funds.

England and Wales, 2001

‘The Practice of International Philanthropy’, International Charitable Giving, Oxford University Press

Barnsley on Land Options, co-author

McCutcheon on Inheritance Tax, co-author

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

1999
Partner

2007

Recognition


London

16 Old Bailey,

EC4M 7EG

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