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 can only vote once. Multiple votes will not be counted.
Voting will close Monday 8 August 2022
Shortlisted practitioners are:
Rita Ku TEP, Rita Ku & Ser
Having practised family law for two decades, Rita has vast experience in dealing with a wide range of family disputes concerning jurisdiction, divorce, children, etc., for successful people or their spouse. Rita also specialises in resolving other life issues such as mental health related applications, contentious probate and trusts.
Clifford Ng TEP, Zhong Lun Law Firm
Clifford is a partner in Zhong Lun's Hong Kong office and head of its private client practice. He has over 30 years' experience advising ultra-high-net-worth clients in Asia on their investments, tax, succession and other private client matters. Clifford is noted for advising clients on a long-term basis helping them protect their businesses and wealth and pass them to the next generation.
Joshua S Rubenstein TEP, Katten
Described as a 'polymath', Joshua is chair of Katten’s private wealth practice and a fourth-generation trusts and estates practitioner, who offers integrated planning, administration and litigation counseling for the world’s most successful high-net-worth individuals, their estates and their businesses, all of it designed to preserve wealth over generations.
Tina Wüstemann TEP, Bär & Karrer
Tina heads Bär & Karrer’s 35 lawyer-strong private client team. She has more than 25 years' experience and is one of Switzerland’s most successful and renowned lawyers. As Bär & Karrer’s first female equity partner, she is an inspiration for other strong women in Switzerland and abroad.
Heledd Wyn TEP, GL Law
Heledd is a director and heads the private client and long-term care team at GL Law. With over 15 years’ experience across a range of future planning, private wealth and Court of Protection work, Heledd is nationally recognised as an expert in her field and regularly comments in legal and national press.