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What the team is known for

Renowned as a key player in major tax matters on behalf of its impressive client base. Provides a full suite of services in areas including finance, TMT, real estate, technology and energy. Noted for its corporate transactional expertise as well as for its work on investment fund and private equity matters. Stands out for its ability to advise on cross-border tax issues, with particular strength in relation to advising Asia-based clients.

Work highlights

Advised CVC Capital Partners on the tax aspects of its acquisition of a minority stake in Premiership Rugby.

Notable practitioners

David Haworth is a highly respected tax practitioner. He is sought after for his first-rate advice on corporate tax strategy and planning.
"He is excellent technically, thoughtful and understands the industry."

Jill Gatehouse assists clients with complex tax aspects of large-scale corporate transactions and restructuring. She also has experience advising on EU tax law.

Paul Davison focuses on financing and frequently counsels clients on the tax aspects of debt restructuring and the structuring of complex financial instruments.
"He is a good technical lawyer." "He is a well-connected tax partner."

Peter Clements is known for providing extensive support and guidance on M&A structuring and tax planning. He is particularly adept at advising on cross-border matters.
"He has outstanding knowledge and experience while being strategic and tactical in his thinking."

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Tax

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

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Location

100 Bishopsgate

London

Greater London

UK

EC2P 2SR

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

UK

Tax


David Haworth
Eminent Practitioners
Jill Gatehouse
Band 4
Paul Davison
Band 2
Peter Clements
Band 4