Published: 23/09/2020 14:38
Leigh Sagar is a barrister of England and Wales whose practice includes:
- trusts and estates and commercial advice and litigation
- the administration of digital information, created and used by deceased persons and persons who lack capacity in relation to their property and affairs and related litigation
- the administration and taxation of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and tokens and related litigation
He is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP), the Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS) and the Society for Computers and Law (SCL). Leigh is the Chairman of the STEP Digital Assets Special Interest Group.
Leigh is an editor of chapters in Williams Mortimer & Sunnucks, including probate claims and administration actions, procedures towards obtaining grants and the administration of digital information. He is contributor to the England and Wales section of the STEP Directory and Yearbook. He has recently written a book on The Digital Estate, published in March 2018 and which he is currently updating.
Leigh is also an attorney admitted in New York State and a barrister called in the British Virgin Islands