Tax: Indirect Tax
Ranking: Band 1
An indirect tax specialist who attracts attention for his vast expertise in the area. He has represented the taxpayer and HMRC in some of the most high-profile VAT cases of recent years. He also has knowledge of the laws surrounding other indirect taxes such as gaming duty. He excels in cases that implicate banking and accounting law.
“Extremely impressive and utterly unflappable. Calm but incredibly incisive analysis and succinct submissions. His preparation for cases is exemplary and he is a real team player. He has a reputation in the market as a leading silk for VAT litigation.” (2019)
Regarded as a “go-to” silk, he is an indirect tax specialist who is highly praised by commentators as a particularly user-friendly barrister. . . . “He blends technically rigorous advice with commercial acumen and smooth client handling skills.” “He gets to the core of the matter quickly and impresses clients with his huge knowledge and practical approach.” (2018)
An indirect tax specialist who is highly praised by commentators for his polished advocacy and user-friendly approach. . . . “He’s a great orator, great in court, and he’s very skilled at putting across his arguments.” (2017)