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Provided by Serena Lee

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Serena Lee is a partner in Akin Gump’s tax group. She advises on all aspects of corporate tax, including domestic and international corporate and finance transactions, financial restructurings and corporate reorganizations. She also advises on oil and gas tax issues and a broad range of funds and investment structures (including fund formation and separately managed account arrangements, remuneration structures and secondary transactions).

Career

Prior to joining Akin Gump, Serena was a legal adviser at HM Revenue & Customs, advising policy teams on the Finance Bill and corporation tax issues. This experience has given her insight into the priorities and drivers of the U.K. tax authority, as well as how policy and legislation is developed. She also practiced at a Magic Circle law firm in London and Beijing.

Professional Memberships

Member, Law Society Revenue Law Committee.

Personal

L.P.C., The College of Law, London, 2010; B.A., University of Oxford, 2009.

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Tax - UK
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Up and Coming

Serena Lee assists with complex tax matters including corporate restructurings and investment fund structuring.
"She is excellent and highly efficient with extremely strong knowledge." "She is a force of nature in terms of making things happen and goes above and beyond what you expect in client relationships."

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