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International law firm Withers today announced that its Hong Kong Partner, Mimi Hutton, has been elected an International Fellow of The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).

Hutton, who joined Withers’ Hong Kong office when it opened in January 2008, has more than 30 years' experience advising in Asia on US and Hong Kong trust and tax matters for individuals, families and financial institutions. Hutton advises Asian clients who have US family members, who are investing in the US, moving to the US or expatriating. She also advises in connection with international probate matters where the estate owns US assets and/or has US beneficiaries. She assists clients who have US citizenship or green card status on trust and estate planning strategies, and on the creation of charitable foundations.

Hutton is also the current Chairman of the local Hong Kong branch of STEP – The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners.

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