As an important base for private wealth management, Gowling WLG's Monaco office offers the following services:


  • Conflict of laws
  • Domicile and residence
  • Drafting of trust deeds
  • Estate planning and succession law
  • Immigration and nationality issues
  • Interpreting of trusts and trust law issues
  • Probate and estate administration
  • Tax (cross-border)
  • Trust administration issues
  • Trust and company structuring
  • Wills

Local (Monaco & France)

  • Acquisition and structuring of real estate
  • Banking and financial services
  • Company acquisition
  • Company incorporation
  • Commercial issues
  • Landlord and tenant
  • Law 214 will trusts
  • Residency in Monaco/immigration
  • Tax and VAT

Peter Walford has been recognised as a leading expert in his field by Chambers & Partners Global, Europe 2014 and the Citywealth Leaders List (2014). Walford is described by Chambers Europe as a "gifted trusts and estate planning specialist."

We speak English, French, Russian and Ukrainian. Our client base comprises entrepreneurs, entertainers, financial and banking services companies, fund managers, trust companies, sporting personalities and international families from many jurisdictions.

Clients trust us to deliver efficient and cost-effective advice, with a particular emphasis on commerciality and confidentiality. To learn about how we can help you pursue your business interests, please contact us.