Elena has extensive experience advising individuals on the establishment of asset holding structures with a focus on the implementation of private trust companies, foundations and corporate and partnership vehicles. Her clients include both individuals and trustees. She also advises on establishment, governance, operations and regulatory issues for family offices. Elena is a native Russian speaker and has particular experience acting for clients from Russia and the CIS.
With many years of experience in private practice as a solicitor in London, Elena has also worked directly for a family office based in St Petersburg and London, and then moved into Business Development for an international trust company, gaining her a broad commercial experience.
Elena joined the Trusts and Pensions team at Babbé LLP in August 2017.
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners
Chancery Bar Association of England and Wales