Francesca is an Associate in the Private Wealth team, based in the firm’s London office.
Francesca deals with a range of Private Wealth matters including Wills, Inheritance Tax and Succession planning, the administration of Estates and Powers of Attorney. She has a particular interest in the application of private international laws in non-contentious matters involving a foreign element.
Francesca graduated in Law from the University of Padua in Italy before completing the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Legal Practice Course at the University of Westminster. On qualification as a Solicitor in 2007 she worked in a London based Anglo-Italian Law firm and subsequently as an Associate in a Private Client team with a high net worth and largely international client base. She joined the Private Wealth team at Hewitsons in 2016.
Francesca is a member of STEP (the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) and is the Student Liaison Officer for the City of London Branch of STEP.
She is also a Committee member and Honorary Treasurer of the British Italian Law Association (BILA).