Womble Bond Dickinson's (WBD) Newcastle-based private wealth lawyer, Katie Gosling, has been shortlisted for Associate of the Year in Citywealth's Future Leader Awards. 

The awards celebrate emerging talent in the wealth management sector and support future leaders who excel at work and make an important contribution to the industry. Katie is one of only a handful of people operating outside London to make the shortlist.    

Katie provides strategic wealth management and estate planning advice for a wide variety of clients, including advice on  trusts, family succession and tax planning. She also provides advice and support to a number of individual, professional and corporate trustees on the legal, taxation and regulatory issues they face.

David Dale, Head of Wealth at WBD said:

"Our Private Wealth team pride ourselves on providing top quality service and advice to our clients. I am extremely pleased that Katie has been shortlisted for Citywealth's Associate of the Year Award, which highlights the quality of service and expertise we offer across the UK It is a fantastic accolade and a testament to her hard work and dedication, I wish her the best of luck as she deserves to win."

Katie Gosling, Associate in Private Wealth at WBD comments:

"I am delighted to have been shortlisted in this year's Citywealth Future Leaders Awards. I work closely with clients from a wide variety of backgrounds ranging from landed estate owners with complex historical trust and property interests; to clients requiring tax and succession advice in relation to property owned all over the world. It is very satisfying to get to know clients and their families on a personal level, to understand what matters most to them and to provide practical advice in a highly technical area of law to help them to achieve their goals."