Katharina Byrne


Katharina is an international private client lawyer with more than 20 years' experience of advising high net worth clients around the world on every aspect of their personal tax and estate planning. At Lexis Nexis, Katharina’s work focusses on the international private client content. 

After training with Linklaters LLP in London, Katharina worked for leading law firms in Hong Kong, Vancouver and Bermuda. More recently she was a senior associate in the private client department of Burges Salmon LLP in Bristol. She has also worked as a private banker for RBC in Vancouver.  

Katharina has published several articles on tax and trust matters in leading professional publications and also enjoys speaking at conferences. Katharina is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and sets the exam for STEP’s Advanced Certificate in UK Tax for International Clients. She is also the second examiner for the taxation paper of the STEP Diploma in Trusts and Estates (England & Wales).