Clifford Chance LLP

Tax Department

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What the team is known for Highly regarded offering across Europe with prominent teams in the UK, France, the Netherlands and Belgium. Notable expertise in tax aspects of M&A, real estate and financial services mandates. Fully integrated within the firm's global offering, with abilities in restructuring, transfer pricing and indirect tax, including VAT work.

Strengths Interviewees are impressed by the firm's "good depth of resources and excellent cross-border capabilities."

Sources also praise the firm's "seamless cross-border advice," adding that "it is clearly a well-organised team with junior members encouraged to assume responsibility and deliverexcellent client service."

Work highlights Acted for RFR Group on the sale of the Primus real estate portfolio to Signa Group, valued at EUR1.5 billion.

Notable practitioners

Chris Davies is head of the firm's global tax practice and is based in London. Other key partners include Michiel Sunderman in Amsterdam, Carlo Galli in Milan and Alexandre Lagarrigue in Paris.