Leeds

Bridgewater Place Water Lane Leeds LS11 5DY View office Tel: +44 (0)333 320 2220 Fax: +44 (0)333 320 4440 DX: 728240 Leeds - BWP

Manchester

1 Scott Place 2 Hardman Street Manchester M3 3AA View office Tel: +44 (0)333 320 2220 Fax: +44 (0)333 320 4440 DX: 14313 Manchester

Edinburgh

No. 2 Lochrin Square 96 Fountainbridge Edinburgh EH3 9QA View office Tel: +44 (0)333 320 2220 Fax: +44 (0)333 320 4440 DX: ED 15 Edinburgh

London

20 Fenchurch Street London EC3M 3AG View office Tel: +44 (0)333 320 2220 Fax: +44 (0)333 320 4440 DX: 584 London - WT

My Expertise

I head a multidisciplinary team of ten tax specialists, offering individuals and businesses expertise in planning for direct and indirect taxes and customs duty and excise duty, as well as providing clear direction in tax dispute resolution.

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I am dual qualified, as both a solicitor and Chartered Tax Adviser. I have over twenty years' experience of advising individuals and businesses on complex tax issues including customs duty and excise duty. More specifically, I am known for having extensive knowledge and understanding  of the tax issues and opportunities in private equity investment, both corporate and real estate, structuring investment for institutional investors and in acting for and opposite public and third sector organisations.

I have a particular knowledge of capital projects in particular those involving real estate, real estate finance or development.  Although based in the UK my work often spans more than one jurisdiction with recent work including inward and outward M&A, private equity investment, real estate investment, equity capital markets fundraising advice for non-UK resident companies as well as inward private equity and real estate investment, fund establishment and structuring for non-UK resident funds.