Child & Child promotes Mamuna Farooq to Partner
Mamuna Farooq, an international lawyer specialising in private wealth, personal tax and estate planning for HNW and UHNW individuals, has been elected to the partnership at Child & Child.
Ms Farooq joined the Firm in January 2014, was promoted to Head of Middle East in October 2019 and made a partner with effect from January 2020.
She has a strong base of international clients and regularly advise on UK taxes, as well as on cross-border issues where another jurisdiction is involved. For example, she acts for Middle Eastern families catering for all of their legal needs in the U.K. and their international estate, including management of their property portfolio and providing a family office service. She partners with the family’s private bankers, property managers and intermediaries to ensure a seamless and holistic approach to the family estate.
Ms Farooq regularly travels to the Middle East to meet with her clients, professional partners and host industry events. She was included in The Muslim 100 Power List Parliamentary Review (2018) and awarded the Power 100 Legal Excellence Award (2018).