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Simon Rylatt

Partner  |  Boodle Hatfield
JURISDICTIONS QUALIFIED IN

England and Wales

TOP 3 AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Personal and estate planning
Family business governance
Dispute resolution

Q&A

What has been the highlight of your practice over the past 12 months?

Helping to reduce and appease acrimony in a particular family after a difficult and contentious period, with the family members now working together constructively and proactively.

What advice would you give rising stars/new lawyers in the private client world?

Listen intently to the clients to determine what is most important to them and what they want to achieve. Try to analyse those priorities and objectives critically and dispassionately and then seek to provide sympathetic, honest and practical advice.

What is your favourite quote?

“You miss one hundred percent of the shots you never take,” Wayne Gretzky.