Sarah Dunn

Called: 1998

Sarah Dunn

Sarah Dunn is currently on parental leave.

  • Career

    Called 1998, Lincoln’s Inn

    Joined Chambers 2000

  • Recent cases

    Crotaz v Liddington (High Court): trust litigation involving the Hastings-Bass principle, rectification and mistake.

    Burton v Melham (House of Lords): the appeal concerned the payment of interest on advance corporation tax and the application of equitable set-off.

    Sport in Desford v HM Customs & Excise (VAT Tribunal): appeal against HMCE’s refusal to zero-rate the construction of a clubhouse.

  • Publications

    Sarah has contributed to Simons Direct Tax Service, Potter & Monroe’s Tax Planning with Precedents and Smith, Owen & Bodnar on Asset Recovery.

    She has published articles various journals including Personal Tax Planning Review, Private Client Business, Trusts and Estates Tax Journal, Taxation and the Offshore and International Taxation Review.

    She is a moderator of the Trusts Discussion Forum.

  • Memberships

    Revenue Bar Association

    Chancery Bar Association


    London Common Law & Commercial Bar Association

  • Education

    Christ Church, Oxford (MA)

    Slaughter & May prize for the best paper in contract

    Hardwicke and Thomas More Scholarships of Lincoln’s Inn