Boodle Hatfield strengthens Private Wealth team with new partner and associate
11 Feb, 2014
Law firm Boodle Hatfield has strengthened its Private Client and Property teams with the appointment of Private Client and Tax Associate Kate Rees-Doherty and Residential Property Partner Amanda O’Keeffe.
Amanda joined the firm on 3 February from Speechly Bircham where she was a Partner within its Private Client Property Group. She acts for both UK and international clients advising on an extensive range of landlord and tenant matters as well as the acquisition or disposal of residential and agricultural property. She also works alongside tax and construction teams providing clients with fully integrated advice.
Kate joined the firm’s Private Client and Tax team on 20 January as an Associate from Herbert Smith Freehills. She has extensive experience in the UK and offshore advising individuals and trustees on UK and international trusts and estates matters.
Commenting on her appointment, Amanda said: “I am thrilled to be joining Boodle Hatfield. The firm is one of the strongest in the country for property and private client work and I am looking forward to working with the team, further strengthening its position in the domestic and international market.”
Sara Maccallum, Partner and head of Private Client and Tax, said: “I am delighted to welcome Kate and Amanda to the firm. Boodle Hatfield has a first class reputation for advising high net worth individuals and wealthy families around the world. Kate and Amanda have extensive experience in dealing with UK and international private clients and their skills and practices complement the team perfectly.”