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Slaughter and May

Living Wage
ONE BUNHILL ROW, LONDON, EC1Y 8YY, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7600 1200
Fax:
Fax 020 7090 5000
DX:
11 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Web:
www.slaughterandmay.com
Beijing, Brussels, Hong Kong, London

Dominic Robertson

Tel:
Work 020 7600 1200
Email:
Slaughter and May

Work Department

Tax

Position

Dominic advises on all areas of UK corporate tax law, including: transaction structuring and other tax aspects of takeovers, acquisitions, joint ventures and other corporate finance transactions; tax enquiries and disputes, including multi-issue interventions with HM Revenue & Customs; tax consultancy advice on group reorganisations, controlled foreign companies, transfer pricing, asset-backed pension contributions, patent box and other IP tax matters.

Career

Trained Slaughter and May; qualified 2006; partner 2014.

Co-editor of the Transfer Pricing Law Review

Education

St Aloysius’ College, Glasgow; Glasgow and Oxford Universities (LLB, BCL).


London: Dispute resolution

Tax litigation and investigations

Within: Tax litigation and investigations

Slaughter and May's team, which sits in both the tax and dispute resolution departments, has 'a pre-eminent reputation across the spectrum of its practice', which encompasses investigations, pre-litigation settlements and litigation before courts at all levels. The group is co-led by Richard Jeens and intellectual property-related tax expert Dominic Robertson. Jeens is currently providing technical tax and strategic advice to Hays in relation to a dispute with HMRC over the correct VAT treatment of introductions of temporary workers; in claims for the repayment of over £1bn. Sarah Lee is currently assisting Mercuria Energy Europe Trading with the defence of a £73m High Court claim brought against it and its co-defendant RBS in relation to a missing trader VAT fraud in the carbon emissions market. Other key practitioners include Steve Edge and Mike Lane.

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