Wilfrid qualified in 1999 and was managing partner of Vernor-Miles & Noble before joining Hunters as a partner in the Private Client Department in 2011.
Whilst advising a broad range of UK and offshore families, trusts and individuals on all aspects of wills, trusts and capital tax planning, Wilfrid maintains an in depth knowledge and understanding of the legal affairs of his clients, acting as a trustee of numerous family and charitable trusts, as well as an attorney for many of his clients.
Wilfrid also advises charities on all aspects of charity formation, regulation and administration. His charity clients include religious orders, animal welfare organisations, educational charities and grant-making charitable trusts.
Wilfrid is recommended in in Personal Tax, Trusts and Probate section of the Legal 500 2015.
Wilfrid is listed as a leader in his field in the Private Client section of Chambers 2016.
Wilfrid is recommended in the Charities and Not-for-profit section of The Legal 500 2019.
- “Top drawer”
Legal 500 2012
- “Wilfrid Vernor-Miles has a specialism in ecclesiastical matters”
Legal 500 2013
- “highly knowledgeable and technically excellent with strong client skills”
The Legal 500 2019
- “Sensitive, calming, and on top of the subject matter”
Legal 500 2014
- “He has an encyclopaedic knowledge of wills and trusts, and has the answers at his fingertips”