Drew Scott heads Sidley’s London Tax group. He joined the firm as a partner in May 1995. He divides his time between a transactional and a dispute resolution practice. His transactional practice encompasses the tax aspects of a wide range of corporate activity including mergers and acquisitions (both cross-border and domestic), joint ventures, corporate reorganisations and insolvency-related matters. Drew has a specialist advisory practice for offshore contractors in the oil and gas and renewables sectors. Drew also has substantial experience in advising in respect of HMRC enquiries and negotiating with and, where necessary, litigating against HMRC.
Former co-chair of the International Bar Association, Taxes Committee in the period from 1994 to 1998