Russell Cohen combines technical ability, a sense of humour and a practical approach. He is highly regarded for his reliability and people skills.
Russell advises on all aspects of tax planning, estate planning and trust structuring. He frequently lectures, chairs and presents seminars on trust and tax matters. He is also responsible for the Firm’s immigration practice.
What the Legal Directories say
Russell is recommended as a leading practitioner by Spears, Legal 500 and Chambers. He is named in the Citywealth Leaders List and Legal Week Elite 100 International Advisers.
"London's top accountants and tax lawyers have only good words for Cohen … He deftly combines extensive knowledge with a great sense of humour which instantly puts clients at ease." (Spears Top Ten Tax Lawyers, 2015)
Russell Cohen is a "standout" and a "very good technical lawyer". Chambers High Net Worth Guide
"He's delightful to deal with and makes complex things much easier to understand." Chambers High Net Worth Guide
Russell Cohen is "very good at explaining complex matters." Chambers
Russell Cohen is "strong on international work." Legal 500
Russell Cohen is "noted for his excellent client care skills." Chambers
Russell Cohen is "highly regarded for his reliability and people skills." Legal 500
Russell Cohen "combines technical ability, a sense of humour and a practical approach." Legal 500
The "absolutely excellent" Russell Cohen "is delightful to deal with and makes complex things much easier to understand." Chambers
Who we help
Russell’s clients include international families, offshore trustees and private banks.
He advises on tax issues (including the Liechtenstein Disclosure Facility), trust structuring and on cross-border succession planning. Go to Private wealth
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