Justine is chairperson of Withers and is a partner in the private client and tax team.

She focuses on advising private clients and financial institutions in relation to tax, trusts and estate planning. She also advises on wills and trust drafting matters as well as on international tax investigations. Justine became global chairperson of Withersworldwide in July 2019.

Justine concentrates on advising families on succession and governance issues. She works with those families to create structures and other legal solutions to implement their long-term succession plans both for their personal assets and their business interests.

Justine is an adviser to the family and trustees of their trusts on UK tax issues and trust structuring issues. The range of work covers investment in a start-up business, personal estate planning, UK tax planning in relation to trust distributions and structuring, advice on regulatory matters for an investment adviser to the trustees and family governance.