Tom McElligott

Registered Foreign Lawyer, Withers KhattarWong* | Singapore

Withers KhattarWong LLP is a Singapore law practice, affiliated with Withers LLP.

Tom is a senior legal associate in our private client and tax team.

Tom McElligott is a UK qualified lawyer in the private client and tax team, based in Singapore. He advises on a broad range of personal tax, trusts and estates matters, including Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney as well as issues of domicile and capacity.

He has a particular focus on international wealth structuring and succession planning for ultra-high net worth individuals with family members, assets and business interests in multiple jurisdictions.

Secretary Anita ABU BAKAR

Track record



Advising international families on the de-enveloping of UK residential properties and the associated UK tax implications.

Drafting trust documentation for the establishment of an offshore double trust structure as part of a pre-arrival planning exercise for a high level diplomat.

Providing pre-arrival planning advice for ultra-high net worth individuals from USA, the ASEAN region, the Middle East and Europe moving to the UK, including technical tax advice and practical advice on bank account segregation and the remittance rules.

England and Wales – 2016

Registered Foreign Lawyer, Singapore – 2020

Member of the Society of Trust and Estates Practitioners (STEP)



  • English





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