Phineas Hirsch


  • Education: Trinity College, Dublin, B.A. (Hons) Spanish and French
  • Admitted: England and Wales, 2010
  • Languages spoken: Spanish • French
  • Year joined: 2011


Phineas works in the family and business division of the wealth planning team. His main area of expertise is advising both domestic and international individuals and families on their succession and tax planning using wills, trusts and other structures.

Phineas advises private clients on UK and international tax and trust issues and acts for trustees in relation to the creation, management, and tax treatment of their trusts.

Phineas also advises UK charities on the recovery and administration of cross-border legacies as well as the international tax issues that arise from such charitable legacies.

In September 2015, Phineas was named as one of eprivateclient’s top 35 private client professionals under the age of 35. 

Publications and speaking engagements

'Practical Pitfalls In International Estate Administration', STEP Cross-Border Estates SIG conference – November 2016  


  • Student member of Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners (STEP)
  • Franco-British Lawyers Society

On a personal note

Phineas enjoys cycling and playing football in his spare time as well as developing his modest wine collection. He also has an interest in the theatre and European and Latin American cinema.


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