Matthew Cain

Matthew Cain


Background in brief

  • Gained BA hons in Economic and Social History in 1990 at University of York.
  • Articled at Radcliffe & Co 1993-95, he qualified as a solicitor in 1995 and worked in the City of London with Wilde Sapte 1995-97 and then with Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft 1997-99, acting principally for structured finance and asset finance groups of investment banks based in London, New York, Hong Kong and Sydney.
  • Joined Wiggin & Co in 1999.
  • Became a Partner in May 2001 and now a Partner in Wiggin Osborne Fullerlove following demerger in 2003.

Headline Expertise

Tax focused Private Client work, with particular expertise in devising and implementing tax-efficient investment structures for high net-worth individuals, utilising trusts, life insurance policies, collective investment vehicles and hybrid entities.

Matthew has an entrepreneurial and proactive attitude towards problem solving.

Key Clients

A broad cross-section of wealthy individuals, trust companies, life insurance groups and private banks.

In Matthew's Own Words

"A good tax lawyer is both a problem solver and a creator of opportunity."