Simon Rylatt

Partner  |  Boodle Hatfield


Estates: Planning

Trusts: Contentious

Trusts: Planning

Office Location

United Kingdom

Short Biography

Simon specialises in UK and international tax and estate planning for individuals and trusts. His work includes estate planning strategies for wealthy families and their businesses (encompassing jurisdictional and conflicts of laws considerations), governance, divorce issues, pre- and post-nuptial agreements and generational succession planning. Simon also advises on high value, contentious trusts and estate disputes for both onshore and offshore clients.

What is your favorite restaurant to take a client or colleague to?

Chez Bruce

What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?

Think of yourself as a lifelong learner

What was your first job?

Car park attendant

What is the book you recommend to everyone?

Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman

What changes do you expect to see in your practice over the next year?

A focus on predicting the impact of the forthcoming UK election