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Divorces with an international dimension are increasingly common. Although greater complexities inevitably exist for wealthy couples who have residences in several countries, the decision about where to issue proceedings is more often dictated by circumstance. There can be very different outcomes across different jurisdictions, even...

Partner Mark Harper will speak at Global Elite's Trust & Estates Litigation Forum 2020. Mark will be chairing the session and speaking on comparative law treatment of trusts on divorce and will compare and contrast recent cases from England, the USA, Hong Kong, Switzerland, New...

Divorces with an international dimension often have added degrees of complexity. For couples with residences in several countries, the choice of where to issue proceedings is usually constrained by circumstance: different jurisdictions can produce dramatically different outcomes....

Renato Labi, will be speaking at this year's Trusts in Litigation conference, which will take place from Thursday 6 to Friday 7 February in Helsinki. Renato will speak on the nature and effect of firewall provisions in the context of matrimonial disputes. The Trusts in Litigation conference...

Alex Carruthers will speak at Legal Week's Private Client Forum Americas 2020 on Thursday 6 February at the Banyan Tree Mayakoba, Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Alex will discuss asset protection structures in turbulent times, including how structures have worked in the past to protect assets during...

Partner Mark Harper moderated a session on international pre-nup and post-nup arrangements, taxation, trust and wealth structuring issues for senior executives and founders, at the Risk, Reward & Reputation Management Issues for Senior Executives & Founders and their Specialist Advisers conference on Tuesday 4 February. The...

HFC is ranked once again in The Spear's 500 guide, with Frances Hughes, Pauline Fowler, Alex Carruthers, Mark Harper, Renato Labi, Caroline Park and Bryan Jones ranked as top recommended Family Lawyers. The Spear’s 500 is one of the foremost guides to the top private client...

Mark Harper, will be speaking at this year's Russian Wealth Advisors Forum, taking place from Wednesday 29 to 30 Thursday January. Mark will be speaking on the importance of prenups and postnups especially when relocating to the UK. The Russian Wealth Advisors Forum in Zurich has firmly...