“The team consistently over-performs, mainly by continually thinking of both the primary aims of the work that it is undertaking and also the most efficient manner to achieve these goals”
Legal 500 2021
At Boodle Hatfield, we have been guiding wealthy individuals and families through the legal complexities of planning and protecting their wealth for generations, providing pragmatic and relevant advice.
Today, we are highly attuned to the fast pace of change and expectations – considerations around transparency and risk; ever increasing regulation, international lifestyles and social change to name a few. We blend those factors into our experience to offer robust solutions.
It is by working alongside our clients to truly understand their requirements that we can provide advice which caters for the needs and wishes of each client and family with knowledge and understanding of their history, goals and family philosophy.
Our lawyers are experts in their fields, renowned for being team players and for providing excellence in client service.
How we help
- International and UK Wealth Planning
- Trust & Succession Planning
- Tax & Advisory
- Private Wealth Disputes
- Philanthropy and Charities
- Wills, Probate and Estate Administration
- Family Business and Family Offices
“They are exemplary. There is an obvious pride in personal service and an understanding of the level of service required by their clientele”
Chambers HNW 2022
“They handle incredibly complex matters incredibly well. They're a heavyweight private client firm”
Chambers HNW 2021
We are delighted to announce that Boodle Hatfield has been awarded Private Client Legal Team of the Year (midsize firm) at the annual Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Awards 2021.Read more 4 min read 22 Jul 2021 Boodle Hatfield upholds top band status in Chambers HNW Guide 2021
Boodle Hatfield’s reputation as one of London’s leading private wealth law firms remains, as the firm upholds its band one status in the 2021 High Net Worth (HNW) guide and is recognised in the top ranking of the newly introduced Family Offices & Funds Structuring category.Read more 4 min read 08 Jun 2023 The Lessons in Legacy Podcast: Episode One, In Conversation with Dr Justin Craig
In the inaugural episode, Partner, Clare Stirzaker is joined by Dr Justin Craig, a visiting Professor of Family Enterprise at Kellogg Business School. Using Justin’s research on the strategy, function, management, and performance of multi-generational family enterprises and those who lead and steward them, we look at what the term legacy means in today’s world and its connotations, whether the next generation feels hamstrung by the concept of legacy and how business leaders can innovate where a predecessor’s legacy is so dominant.
Read more 3 min read 15 May 2023 Boodle Hatfield expands leading Private Wealth Disputes practice with the hire of Nicola Bushby
Boodle Hatfield has strengthened its Private Client & Tax department with the appointment of new partner, Nicola Bushby. Nicola joins the firm’s top-tier Private Wealth Disputes team from Irwin Mitchell and her arrival consolidates the firm’s reputation as one of the leading practices for high value, complex wealth disputes in the London market.Read more