Jo Edwards to speak at International Private Client Forum 2017
Legal Week's 15th International Private Client Forum takes place on 2-4 November 2017 at the stunning Villa d'Este on Lake Como, Italy. The Forum unites the most senior international private client lawyers to debate key global issues that affect clients and their families.
Head of Family, Jo Edwards, will copresent 'All’s Well That Ends Well – Updates on planning for Divorce', a session which will review the latest developments in the UK, the Continent and the US. In particular, the discussion will cover the state of play with respect to the enforceability and/or utility of prenuptial agreements, postnuptial agreements and domestic partnership agreements, the ability of trusts to safeguard assets upon divorce, and the entitlement to frozen genetic material upon divorce.
Jo will be joined at the forum by Rosie Schumm, Carole Cook and Catharine Bell.