Stephanie Pierce is an associate at Mishcon de Reya LLP, specialising in private wealth and personal tax planning. Throughout her career she has advised families and individuals on their wealth structuring, estate and succession planning across multiple jurisdictions. Stephanie grew up in Singapore and is an English qualified solicitor. Her background and personal experience of living and working in different countries gives her a deeper understanding of the different cultural dynamics and international concerns that individuals and families increasingly face. She also has a particular interest in women in private wealth, both on the client and practitioner side, and she mentors secondary school and university students from disadvantaged backgrounds who wish to pursue a career in law. Stephanie holds an LLM Master of Laws from the University of Leeds, is an affiliate member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and holds the STEP Advanced Certificate in UK Tax for International Clients (Distinction).