He has developed a unique practice assisting individuals, families and their businesses. As well as advising on a wide range of UK and international issues involving tax, trust, estate planning and succession issues, he equally understands the corporate aspects and handles a wide range of more contentious matters, including tax litigation.
Having studied and worked in various European countries, Michael is fluent in French and Italian and speaks good Spanish.
He has been described by clients and intermediaries as ‘very personable and approachable’ , ‘unflappable’ and ‘meticulous yet with a keen eye for the bigger picture’.
Michael has been named as a ‘Rising Star’ in Spear’s 500 as well as ‘One to Watch’ in Legal Week’s Private Client Global Elite and was a finalist for the STEP Young Practitioner of the Year award in 2017. He was also listed as one of the ‘Top 35 Under 35’ private client practitioners by eprivateclient both in 2016 and 2017.