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Macfarlanes LLP, Oliver Court, London, ENGLAND

Oliver Court

Tel:
Work 020 7831 9222
Email:
Macfarlanes LLP

Work Department

Private client

Position

Partner advising individuals, families and trustees based in the UK and abroad on UK tax, estate planning and asset structuring. His clients range from UK families and executives to European and US entrepreneurs and their structures.

Career

Trained Macfarlanes; qualified 2004; partner 2012

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Macfarlanes LLP

  • Finding the ‚Ä®right words

    In the recent case of Newbury v Sun Microsystems [2013], the defendant argued that an offer to settle proceedings was ‚Äėin principle' only and that a binding contract could not be formed until further terms had been agreed and a formal contract had been signed. It supported this argument by referring to a statement, in the offer letter, that the settlement was to be ‚Äėrecorded in a suitably worded agreement'. ‚Ä©
    - Macfarlanes

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