Held in high regard for its capable handling of high-profile corporate transactions both domestically and internationally. Breadth of experience and knowledge in areas of M&A, financing, restructuring, investment funds and asset management. Clients hail from a broad range of sectors including finance and energy. Capable of advising on regulatory matters as well as contentious tax issues.
Sources note: "They are very good and detailed."
Clients say: "All the team members are strong and experienced and helped us get the best of the deal."
Sources say: "They are practical and realistic in their approach."
Advised Investec on the tax structuring of its demerger and listing of its asset management business.
Lynne Walkington advises on the tax issues of mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring and securities issuances. Her client base includes insurance companies, professional services firms and investment funds.
James Morgan provides advice to clients on a wide range of matters including the tax aspects of high-value M&A and complex financing instruments.
"He is a very good adviser and commercially very savvy." "He knows the tax law but also approaches tax problems from a business perspective."