Contentious Trusts Next Gen Summit

An unique interdisciplinary event focusing on trusts. Bringing together the next generation of contentious trusts practitioners with all other HNW in Disputes practitioners to forge networks, discuss experiences and build their own personal brand

18th to 20th September 2024 – Conrad Hotel, Dublin, Ireland

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We are delighted to bring you a brand new and unique interdisciplinary event for the next generation of contentious trusts practitioners as well as for all other practitioners where trusts can be involved. 

Building on our track record of catering specific events for the next generation of legal practitioners we are delighted to bring together our next gen initiatives from across 4 of our communities at one event. Unlike anything else in the market, we will bring together key practitioners from accross these 4 practice areas, covering the breadth of trusts in disputes:

Private Client - Contentious 
Trusts Advisory

FIRE - Fraud, Insolvency, 
[Asset] Recovery & Enforcement

HNW Divorce - High Net Worth 
Divorce Litigation

Commercial Disputes - Commercial Litigation, International Arbitration & Mediation

What to Expect?

  • Trust Companies will be front and centre of this event, with a focus on the day-to-day practicalities of trusts in distress.
  • Unique to this event, key practitioners from outside of the contentious trusts space will share their expertise.
  • Attend to gain a new perspective and expand your network within and beyond the contentious trusts space.
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Expert Advisory Committee

The advisory board for this event illustrates our interdisciplinary approach with practitioners drawn from Trust companies, chambers, advisory practice, HNW divorce, fraud, commercial disputes as well as contentious trusts expertise. 

Philippa Stokes
Philippa Stokes Partner
R&H Trust Co (Cayman)
Kelly Watson
Kelly Watson Client Services Director
Accuro (Jersey)
Stephanie Thompson (Chambers)
Stephanie Thompson Barrister
Serle Court
Monika Byrska
Monika Byrska Partner
Howard Kennedy
Abby Buckland
Abby Buckland Partner
Kingsley Napley
James Angus
James Angus Partner
Jacob Ward
Jacob Ward Senior Associate
Paige Achilles
Paige Achilles Associate
Stephenson Harwood
Catherine Eason
Catherine Eason Partner
PCB Byrne
Content Focused 
Networking Forward

With an overriding emphasis is on the quality of networking and its content, we take networking seriously.  From thought provoking keynotes that spark conversation to wandering around Dublin with a new contact from across the globe, we provide a whole host of unique networking opportunities and activities all included in the conference price. 

Mix and Match Essential Legal Content 
& Personal Skills Sessions

With a mix of essential legal updates and career 
advancing personal skills workshops build your 
own programme and engage with content 
that best suits your practice. 

Form More Meaningful Connection 
in Smaller Breakout Groups

Smaller group sessions allow for better networking and
focussed learning. These have become a hallmark of 
ThoughtLeaders4 events, often copied, 
but seldom replicated.


Partnering on an event, or indeed the community as a whole, will increase your company’s profile and brand awareness.

We can provide bespoke value-adding partnerships. We will work in collaboration with you to develop a marketing solution to meet your objectives across varying events and thought leadership content. We will ensure that you gain value through the right medium, focused on your desired audience, with a true partnership that delivers value to your marketing needs. Want to know more?

Please contact James on 07739311749 or email

Contact Us


For Speakers enquiries please contact Paul on +44 (0) 20 3398 8510 or email


For Partnership enquiries please contact James on +44 (0) 20 3398 8546 or email

General & Booking

For General & Booking enquiries please contact Operations on +44 (0) 20 3398 8560 or email

Venue & Logistics

For Venue & Logistics enquiries please contact Sarah on +44 (0) 20 3398 8560 or email

Articles & Content

For Articles & Content enquiries please contact Maddi on +44 (0) 20 3398 8545 or email


For Marketing enquiries please contact Yelda on +44 (0) 20 3398 8551 or email