Two partners at Bedell have been named amongst the 50 most influential private client professionals by a leading wealth management publication.
Nick Cawley, partner and chief executive officer of Bedell Trust, and Zillah Howard, partner at law firm Bedell Cristin, were included in the prestigious list compiled by the magazine Private Client Practitioner, one of the leading titles in the wealth management industry. Private Client Practitioner describes its list as ‘celebrating the movers and shakers in the UK private client advisory professions’.
Nick Cawley, who has been selected for the second consecutive year, continues to spearhead the development of Bedell Trust into new markets while offering his vast experience to clients in all areas of trust company work, particularly in private wealth management, private and charitable trusts and private companies. As the head of the trust company since 2004, he has not only led its successful expansion but has devoted considerable energy to staff development, evident in the 14 promotions announced at the trust company this year alone.
Zillah Howard, private client partner at Bedell Cristin, is a highly experienced and award winning international private client lawyer, known for her ability to provide detailed, practical and commercial advice in relation to private wealth structures for high net worth families. As well as advising on trust law matters, she also advises in relation to foundations and philanthropy, and plays an active role on various working parties in Jersey which help to shape legislation. Among accolades this year she was selected as ‘Best in Offshore’ at the Europe Women in Business Law Awards 2012.
Richard Gerwat, Managing Partner at Bedell commented:
‘Under Nick’s leadership, Bedell Trust continues to grow. He has ensured that the significant investment and effort that has been made in reaching new fast growing markets has opened up the potential for new, exciting and innovative business. Nick has achieved all this whilst retaining the highest standards of client service at the heart of our strategy.
‘In addition, Zillah consistently demonstrates a commitment to supporting our global clients , drawing on her cutting edge expertise to offer advice on all aspects of Jersey trust law. Her regulatory knowledge and technical ability, in relation to the establishment, ongoing management and restructuring of trusts, foundations and other structures, has earned her widespread respect. I congratulate both Nick and Zillah on the recognition they have received.’
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