Rod is a Solicitor and Attorney, licensed to practice law in 6 countries. He is a Solicitor in the UK, Ireland, British Virgin Islands, Northern Ireland, and is an Attorney for the jurisdictions of Trinidad and Grenada.
His areas of focus include advising Ultra High Net Worth Individuals on private wealth management, onshore and offshore trust structuring, international succession, alternative residencies and related cross border issues. He also specializes in financial services licensing and regulation, anti-money laundering and ISO 9001 legal quality assurance, where he has advised top tier banks and other law firms on obtaining certification.
Over the past 20+ years, he has worked mainly in the British Isles, Ireland, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal and Switzerland. During that time, he has held successful roles as Head of Legal & Compliance, Managing Director and most recently, Director Wealth and Tax Planning for the leading Swiss private bank.
Rod is a Canadian, originally from Toronto, but also holds British and Caricom nationalities.
B.A. (Hons) – University of Toronto, Innis College
LLB (Hons) – Faculty of Law, University of Sheffield, UK
LLM – University of Law, London, UK
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Law Society of Ireland – Solicitor
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Bar Association of the British Virgin Islands – Solicitor
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Law Society of the Republic of Northern Ireland – Solicitor (non-practising)
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Law Association of Trinidad – Attorney
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Bar Association of Grenada – Attorney
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Law Society of England & Wales –Solicitor
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