Bircham Dyson Bell Expands Private Wealth Team with New Partner Hire
23 Apr, 2014
Leading UK law firm Bircham Dyson Bell (BDB) has appointed Harriet Morgan as a partner in its Private Wealth team.
Harriet joins the firm from Reed Smith where she has been a tax partner since 2006. Her appointment enhances the expertise of the department and brings the number of partners to 15. Harriet has experience of having advised on all types of UK and international tax issues, particularly involving banking and asset finance, private equity and real estate. She has also advised on personal tax issues for a number of high net worth individuals, many of whom are non-UK domiciled.
Helen Ratcliffe, partner and Head of Private Wealth, said:
“Harriet’s appointment reflects our ongoing investment in private wealth services and follows our recent merger with private client practice Ambrose Appelbe. Her experience is well aligned to support and enhance the firm’s offering to clients and we are delighted that she is joining us.”
Harriet Morgan, partner, said:
“This is an exciting time to be joining the private wealth team at BDB. The department has an excellent reputation for its work and I am very pleased to be part of a market-leading team.”
Bircham Dyson Bell is committed to continued growth and Harriet’s appointment is part of a wider strategy to develop all of the firm’s key practice areas: Government and Infrastructure, Real Estate, Private Wealth, Litigation, Corporate, Charities and Employment.