Tax disputes, transactions and planning: companies, employment, incentives, NI, pensions, share schemes, trusts and estates, residence, domicile, indirect tax, VAT, IPT, Duties, insolvency, professional negligence, share and property valuation, penalties, enforcement, POCA, fraud, money laundering, tax and duties evasion, pensions fraud. Recent cases: HMRC v Cotter (SC); Pike v HMRC (CA); Bulley (HMIT) v Hemmer Investments Limited (HC); Chadwick (TIB Braniffe) v NCA (FTT); Brexit implications: NIC, pensions and duties.
Employment and pensions: litigation, advice and drafting, corporate support, discrimination, TUPE, National Minimum Wage, public, private and overseas pensions, social security. Recent cases: Merry v MOJ (CA); Department for Education v Molyneux (CA).
Judicial Review. Recent cases: (Howard) v Official Receiver (Admin); R (Rouse) v HMRC (UT); R (Derry) v HMRC (Admin).
Appointed A-G Panel of Counsel Regional A panel – routinely instructed in tax, duties, pensions, employment and judicial review (including tax and immigration)
Diplock Scholar, Middle Temple; Pupillage 3 Stone Buildings; Tax, Pensions, and Employment: Hammonds (1997 – 2000); Clifford Chance (2000 – 2002); Wedlake Bell (2002 – 2004). Tenancies: Exchange Chambers (since 2004) and Temple Tax Chambers (since 2006).
Also at Temple Tax Chambers, London
Revenue Bar Association
Association of Pensions Lawyers
Employment Lawyers Association
Chancery Bar Association