Charles Lloyd Partner
Charles specialises in private client disputes, particularly international trust and estates litigation.
Charles has been the head of Macfarlanes private client disputes group since 2001. Charles has particular expertise in international trusts and estate litigation for high-net-worth individuals.
He has a depth of experience in advising trustees, beneficiaries, protectors, executors, administrators in contentious situations arising out of disputes involving these structures. In particular, he advises on disputes relating to the succession of valuable family businesses held in complex structures, involving trusts, foundations, partnerships and other corporate entities, as well as cross-border estates. He has a depth of experience in Shari’a law succession disputes.
He also works increasingly at the point of intersection between traditional private client litigation, white collar criminal, regulatory investigations and fraud.
Charles is top recommended in the 2023 Spear's Tax Lawyers index.