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Rix & Kay’s specialist Private Client Team has, once again, been ranked in the latest edition of the Chambers and Partners High Net-Worth Guide for providing legal advice to high net-worth individuals. Chambers and Partners is the leading independent research journal reporting on law firm capabilities.

The rankings are published annually and based on research conducted by 200 independent research analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. The research collects hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview.

Rix & Kay’s ranking for Private Wealth Law is a huge feat as only 5% of all firms in the world that operate within the high net worth space are currently ranked.

The rankings praise Rix & Kay’s high net-worth capabilities with sources reporting, “They are very good, it is a highly professional but approachable outfit.” Another interviewee confirms: “The team is always helpful and professional.”

In addition to Rix & Kay’s Private Client Team ranking for legal advice to high net-worth individuals, Partner Max Wright is also ranked as a Leading Individual. Chambers and Partners reports, “Max Wright has extensive experience advising private clients on estate and succession planning, and tax matters. A source says  he is responsive, thorough and helpful.”

Bruce Clarke, Partner and Head of Rix & Kay’s Private Client Team commented,

“Rix & Kay’s Private Client Team has an outstanding reputation of providing legal advice to high net-worth individuals including business owners, their families and HNW investors. Our reputation is built on outstanding client service coupled with strategic led legal advice that focuses on wealth preservation.”

Rix & Kay’s Private Client team provides specialist advice covering everything from business succession planning through to capital gains tax and inheritance tax planning. The team work with clients throughout the South East and London from Rix & Kay’s offices in Brighton & Hove, West Kent (Hadlow), Uckfield and Ashford.