Ms. Stephanie Jarrett
Partner at the Baker & McKenzie, Geneva
LLM Course: Trusts and Wealth Planning
Ms. Stephanie Jarrett is a partner of Baker & McKenzie which she joined in 2000. She is the head of the Wealth Management Practice Group in Geneva and is a member of the Firm’s Europe and Global Wealth Management Steering Committee. Ms. Jarrett has been cited by top legal directories — including Legal 500 and Chambers Global — and has been named by Citywealth as one of the top 20 women advisers for private wealth management. She edits the global Private Banking Newsletter of the Firm.
Ms. Jarrett mainly practices in the areas of trusts, estate and international tax planning. She actively advises families with international connections on the legal and tax issues of business and personal succession, business and family governance and charitable donations. She also counsels financial institutions, family offices and trustees on strategic and legal issues, particularly those involving services they provide to clients. Ms. Jarrett is part of the following professional associations: Law Society of England & Wales, Lincoln's Inn, Bar Council of England & Wales, International Bar Association; she has twice served as chairman (currently vice-chairman) of the Geneva Branch of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP); and is a member of the Advisory Board of the Swiss Association of Trust Companies.