Scherzade qualified as a Solicitor of England and Wales in June 2012 having carried out the majority of her training in litigation. Before turning to law, Scherzade studied French and Italian at University College London. Scherzade moved to Hong Kong in May 2012 and qualified as Solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong in 2016. Her practice is in all aspects of Private Client work for both Hong Kong and the UK, and can work with foreign lawyers using her extensive network for matters in other jurisdictions. This encompasses applications for setting up Trusts, administration of Trusts, applications for Grants of Probate, complex cross-border applications for Letters of Administration, applications for Resealing of Grants of Probate, Estate Administration and drafting complex wills, often for high net worth individuals.
Scherzade is an affiliate member of STEP, the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners, has won several Law Society Awards for services to the community and won Acquisition International’s China Estate Planning Practice firm of 2013.
Scherzade is a contributor to a number of legal publications including Lexis Nexis Practical Guidance for Wills and Probate in Hong Kong and the Lexis Nexis Encyclopedia of Forms and Precedents for Probate Practice in Hong Kong.