Lynsey McIntyre focuses her practice on litigation, including contentious trusts and estates, commercial and property disputes. She has experience dealing with cross-border disputes in relation to offshore trusts.


  • Acting for Guernsey trustees successfully contesting the jurisdiction of the English courts regarding claims arising out of the collapse of Kaupthing bank, concerning Isle of Man shares holding UK property worth approximately £20 million
  • Advising a Russian individual on his fiduciary obligations on the sale of shares under a trust (the value of the claim was approximately US$60 million)
  • Acting for offshore trustees in various litigations arising from invalid deeds of retirement and the appointment of new trustees

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  • The Legal 500 UK 2014, 2016
  • Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), Contentious Trust and Estates Team of the Year in 2012 to 2013


  • London Solicitors Litigation Association
  • Previous senior associate


University of Law London, ACTAPs course, 2014 to 2016
College of Law Chester, 2000
Warwick University, Licence de droit, Honours, 1998

The Law Society of England and Wales

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Lynsey McIntyre

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