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Chambers Review

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Tax - UK
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What the team is known for

Well-regarded practice focusing on the representation of management teams and institutional investors in private equity-related transactions. Also adept at providing advice on the tax issues relating to investment funds. Works with large corporates on matters including tax structuring in relation to M&A activity. Expertise in acting for clients operating within the healthcare, retail and real estate sectors.

Strengths

Sources say: "They are very efficient, friendly and have the ability to communicate in layman's terms."

Clients say: "They are very proactive and have a huge amount of experience."

Sources note: "They are clear on calls and good at breaking down complicated tax issues into what is important."

Work highlights

Advised Elysian Capital on the tax aspects on the fundraising of its third vintage fund, Elysian Capital III.

Notable practitioners

Simon Skinner leads the firm's tax department. He advises private equity and corporate groups on a full range of transactional tax matters.
"He has a huge wealth of experience and accumulated knowledge." "He is very collaborative and cooperative."

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