Emily West is a Senior Associate in our Trusts & Estates practice. At a high level, Emily specializes in cross-border estate planning and administration, including related tax consequences both locally and abroad. She has experience drafting wills for various jurisdictions, as well as local trust deeds. As a Notary Public, Emily is able to execute antenuptial contracts and legally authenticate documents for use locally and abroad. She is also able to attend to administrator or curator applications in respect of individuals who are unable to manage their affairs.
Emily joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr as a Candidate Attorney in January 2015 and has gained experience in the following practice areas – Dispute Resolution; Trusts & Estates; Real Estate and Corporate & Commercial. She was appointed as an Associate in 2017 and was promoted to Senior Associate in 2020.
Emily specialises in the following areas: