Russell-Cooke adds to growing charity team with new partner appointment
Law firm Russell-Cooke has welcomed a new partner, Pippa Garland to its growing Charity team.
13 July 2021
Alan joins from Charles Russell Speechlys, where he was Head of Trusts and Probate. He brings with him significant experience and expertise in advising wealthy families on all aspects of the management and administration of wealth and asset protection structures. With 16 years in the private client industry with both accountancy and law firms he has expertise in looking after high and ultra-high net worth family trusts and family investment companies, also regularly advising on personal tax matters.
Alan will work closely with colleagues from across the firm’s Trusts, Probate and Tax Planning departments, to advise clients on a wide range of matters including UK trust and family investment company accounting, administration and taxation, charity accounting and administration, estate accounting and administration and specialist tax planning.
Alan will also support the Residential Conveyancing and Commercial Property teams, offering advice on issues such as Capital Gains Tax and the Annual Tax on Envelope Dwellings.
Nicola Plant, Head of Private Client at Thomson Snell & Passmore comments: “We’re delighted to welcome Alan to the firm. With his experience of working in both accountancy and law firms, he will augment our already excellent team. We have ambitious growth plans for the department and his appointment is a key step in enabling us to achieve these aspirations, as well as further deepening and expanding the range of specialist trust and family investment company management services we offer to high-net-worth families and their businesses.”
Alan Kitcher, Partner – Certified Chartered Accountant at Thomson Snell & Passmore adds: “I’m thrilled to be joining a firm with such a unique heritage, as part of team which is so well respected in the industry. Thomson Snell & Passmore has a reputation for delivering excellent client service – something which I am passionate about – and I’m looking forward to helping the team grow and develop as we work together to deliver an outstanding offering to clients.”