Elizabeth Webbe

Partner

Overview

Elizabeth is a partner in the Private Wealth team. She works with private business owners, those with landed estates and those with substantial wealth (and also pensions) to establish structures and solutions to enable the family wealth to be enjoyed, but also to preserve it for future generations.

Elizabeth also advises on cross-border assets and cross nationality planning issues to ensure a seamless result for families.

Elizabeth is ranked Band 1 (top band) in Chambers Legal Directory and also in the Legal 500 Directory. 

In 2018, Elizabeth was a finalist in the Law Society National Legal Excellence Awards.

Career

Elizabeth has been qualified for 25 years. Elizabeth commenced her career at Eversheds, large London based firm conducting mainly offshore tax work and solution planning.

After 12 years Elizabeth moved to Wiltshire to join Trethowans; a top 200 law firm to undertake a similar role to that at present.

Elizabeth is a member of STEP, the gold standard for private client lawyers.

Experience

Elizabeth is very experienced in wealth management for a wide diversity of family owned/controlled businesses to include manufacturing, High Tech, property owning and property development, intellectual property, farms and estates and Stud/racing stables and gallops. Elizabeth also advises on large family trusts and is regularly the first point of contact for families whatever their legal issue. Elizabeth helps nurture the next generations so they understand, and buy into, the planning process. 

Memberships

  • STEP
  • Various large Charity trusteeships
  • Rotary

Languages

French- Intermediate level.