Appleby has been shortlisted as 'International Law Firm of the Year' in the 2020 Citywealth Magic Circle awards. In addition Hong Kong Counsel Vincent Chan has been nominated as Lawyer of the Year.

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The annual awards, organised by Citywealth, bring together the elite of advisors in the wealth industry as well as being an established event for philanthropists and ultra-high net worth individuals. The aim is to find the best advisors and managers in the global sector.

Carlos de Serpa Pimentel, Group Head of Appleby's Private Client and Trusts practice said, 'Our global Private Client & Trust practice has been recognised in the International Law Firm category for a number of years and we are delighted to maintain this recognition. This is a direct reflection of our team's dedication to supporting clients achieve the most effective solutions to fit their personal and business objectives.'

'In addition I would like to extend my congratulations to my colleague Vincent Chan who has been recognised in the Lawyer of the Year category. Vincent has been a vital member of the global Private Client & Trust team for many years.'

Wealth planning is an increasingly global matter and Appleby's Private Client and Trusts team are continually developing our services, to offer clients choice, flexibility and practical solutions. We advise clients on how to achieve the most effective solution to fit their objectives, including guiding them to the most suitable jurisdiction. The team also works closely with lawyers from our other practice areas, including Dispute Resolution for the contentious aspects of trust work.

The deadline for online voting is 31st March 2020