Wills, Trusts and Estates Legal Advisers in Monaco

Tempest provides sophisticated international estate planning and asset structuring for individuals resident in Monaco, and their families, including advising on wills, trusts, private international law and the notions of renvoi, habitual residence and domicile.

Our partner William Easun is one of the most experienced private client legal advisers operating in the Principality, and works closely with overseas legal advisers and Monaco notaries to advise clients on Monaco law issues around wills, trusts and estate planning issues, including:

  • Succession planning, and asset-holding structures for cross-border estates
  • Wills and estate planning in Monaco
  • Considering jurisdictional issues and applicable laws
  • Drafting wills in conjunction with advisers in other jurisdictions
  • Dealing with Monaco fiscal considerations in respect of wills
  • Advising on the use of asset-holding structures such as trusts, foundations, funds and companies
  • Assisting with the drafting of trust deeds
  • Special use of Law 214 of 1936 (a Monaco law enabling trusts to be enforced in Monaco)
  • Assisting with registration of corporate trustees on a special list of trustees held by Monaco Court of Appeal
  • Providing Certificates of Law for Monaco Law 214 purposes acting as a jurisconsulte qualifié
  • Sourcing a Trustee to act for Monaco residents
  • Advising on Monaco estate and trust duty
  • Monaco immigration and nationality for high net worth individuals
  • Asset protection structures
  • Winding up estates, alongside a Monaco notary
  • Probate and estate administration


For further information or to speak to one of our experts please call +377 97981097