Stuart’s areas of practice include general commercial, financial services and private client work. He regularly advises high net worth individuals on Gibraltar residency to include Category 2 and High Executive Possessing Specialist Skills (HEPSS) status.

Stuart is fully conversant with local company and tax legislation and provides general and specialised tax planning advice on day to day matters and has extensive knowledge in corporate matters relating to businesses of various sizes.

Stuart was actively involved in the first authorised administration of a large Gibraltar law firm, company and trust services provider following the revocation of its financial services licence and has been involved in specialist investigatory assignments on behalf of the Gibraltar regulator.

Stuart now forms part of the ISOLAS FinTech team and regularly advises blockchain companies on initial coin offerings (“ICO’s”) and on any regulatory aspects concerning the company’s business activities in Gibraltar.

What is Stuart up to these days

With a strong background in tax, Stuart continues to develop the firm’s tax practice and is presently involved in advising high net worth individuals on the establishment of tax efficient structures and cross-border tax planning.

Stuart is also very involved in the ICO space and has particular interests in Distributed Ledger Technology (“DLT”) and crypto-currencies.

What they don't say about Stuart

Stuart is a keen sports enthusiast who enjoys spending his free time playing football and golf. He has also represented Gibraltar in Judo in various Island Games and won a bronze medal at the 2009 island games in Aland.


The Law Society of England and Wales

The Gibraltar Bar Council

Affiliate member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)


2017 Associate, ISOLAS LLP

2016 Associate, ISOLAS

2015 Secondment, ISOLAS

2015 Called to the Gibraltar Bar

2015 Admitted as a Solicitor to the Senior Courts of England and Wales

2010-2015 - Tax Manager at Grant Thornton, Gibraltar

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