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27 September 2023 | Firm News | Article by Matthew Evans

Hugh James Private Wealth partners ranked in Spear’s 500

Matthew Evans, Catrin Griffiths, Victoria Jones and Roman Kubiak ranked in the Spear's 500

Hugh James is delighted to once again have its private wealth expertise recognised in the prestigious Spears Tax and Trust Indices.

Four of our partners have been ranked “recommended” or “top recommended” in the list published online today; Matthew Evans, Head of Private Wealth, in the tax lawyer category and Roman Kubiak, Victoria Jones and Catrin Griffiths in the probate lawyer category.

Welcoming the news, Matthew Evans said:

“We are delighted to be recognised again in the Spear’s 500. We are keeping very esteemed company in the list, and consider this another recognition of the high calibre advice we provide for clients across the UK and beyond.”

Hugh James’ Private Wealth offering is extensive with a wide breadth of specialisms. The team is based across Cardiff, London, Manchester and Southampton, and includes sector-leading specialists in Wills and Estate Planning, Trusts and Estates Administration, Contested Wills, Trusts and Estates, Court of Protection and Family Law. The firm also boasts a team of Independent Financial Advisers, fully regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), and able to advise on clients’ wider wealth planning and asset management needs. This holistic, full-service approach means that clients can have all their private client and wealth planning needs addressed in one place, without the added complexities of dealing with multiple advisers.

Spears recognises the best advisers globally for high-net-worth individuals. The rankings are published annually and is drawn up on the basis of peer nominations, client feedback, telephone and face-to-face interviews, data supplied by firms, as well as information gathered by the Spear’s editorial and research teams.

To learn more about our Private Wealth offering, please get in touch with a member of our team.

Author bio

Matthew Evans


Matthew is a partner and heads up the firm’s private wealth offering. He is responsible for the development, implementation and long-term strategy of the team.

Matthew has a UK-wide reputation in the field of contentious probate, recognised by his clients and peers in the leading legal directories.

Disclaimer: The information on the Hugh James website is for general information only and reflects the position at the date of publication. It does not constitute legal advice and should not be treated as such. If you would like to ensure the commentary reflects current legislation, case law or best practice, please contact the blog author.


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