Vote for the People’s Choice - Trusted Advisor of the Year

STEP Members are invited to vote for the practitioner who you feel most deserves this award. Members who have opted into Awards update emails will receive an email with a link to vote. If you have not opted into Awards updates please email [email protected] and you will be sent a copy of the email with a voting link. The vote is open to members of STEP only and each member of STEP can only vote once. Multiple votes will not be counted. 

Voting will close Monday 16 August 2021

Shortlisted practitioners are:


Rogério Fernandes Ferreira TEP, RFF Law Firm
Founding Partner of RFF Law Firm, Tax Law Specialist recognized by the Portuguese Bar Association, Former Secretary of State of Portuguese Government, LLM in Tax Law and Post-graduate in European Studies, Professor in Master and Post-Graduate degrees, President of the Portuguese International Fiscal Association (IFA) and member of the Supervisory Board, and President of the Instituto Latinoamericano de Derecho Tributario (ILADT) Branches, Tax Arbitrator and the Portuguese Tax Arbitration Center (CAAD).



Alexandra Gordon

Alexandra Gordon TEP, Brachers
As a Chartered Tax Adviser, Notary Public, and the youngest Partner at Brachers LLP (achieving partnership aged 34), Alexandra is a highly accomplished and inspirational leader in her field. She is also one of the youngest ever Presidents of Kent Law Society, and only the tenth female president since 1818.


Ritu Ku

Rita Ku TEP, Withers
Rita Ku is a partner in the divorce and family team at Withers and has practised family law for over 18 years. She is experienced in all areas of family law, dealing with a wide range of family dispute cases, concerning jurisdiction, divorce, children, ancillary relief etc.




Patrick Tan

Patrick Tan Tse Chia TEP, Fortis Law Corporation
Patrick Tan TEP is the Founder and CEO of Fortis Law Corporation. He is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore, a Notary Public, a Commissioner for Oaths, a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, and an Accredited Mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre.




Camilla Wallace

Camilla Wallace TEP, Wedlake Bell
Camilla Wallace advises high-net-worth individuals, both UK and non-UK domiciliaries, on estate planning to mitigate the incidence of inheritance tax and control the devolution of estates using lifetime gifts, trusts and tax-efficient wills. She also provides advice to clients on capital gains tax and income tax mitigation strategies.