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Weightmans LLP

PALL MALL COURT, 61-67 KING STREET, MANCHESTER, M2 4PD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 233 7330
Fax:
Fax 0161 233 7331
DX:
18564 MANCHESTER 7
Email:
Web:
www.weightmans.com

Haydn Rogan

Tel:
Work 0161 214 0517
Email:
Weightmans LLP

Work Department

Tax.

Position

Haydn joined the firm in October 2014 from DWF LLP. Haydn is a dual-qualified chartered accountant and solicitor, having originally qualified as a chartered accountant at PwC before pursuing a career in the law. He brings nearly 20 years' tax experience, having previously headed up the tax team at Cobbetts. Haydn advises on all aspects of corporate, employment and property tax matters and has a particular specialism in advising owner managed businesses and SMEs on corporate structuring and employee incentives.

Career

PwC, corporate tax senior 1997-2002; Martineau Johnson, trainee solicitor/solicitor 2002-05; Cobbetts/DWF, director 2005-14; Weightmans, partner 2014-date.

Member

ICAEW.

Education

Kingston University (1994 BA Accounting and Law (Hons) 2(:1)); Guildford College of Law (1995 LPC (commendation)).

Leisure

Reading, cinema, rugby league and travel.


North West: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Manchester

Within: Corporate and commercial: Manchester

Weightmans LLP's 'efficient and highly commercial' department is active in transactions across the manufacturing, healthcare, higher education and public sectors, and has seen growth in activity in the IT, digital and creative sectors, with consultant Robert Turnbull advising online retailer In the Style (ITS) on its investment-backing from Livingbridge. Elsewhere, Paul Raftery advised Aspire IOM on the sale of its subsidiary Kreston IOM to listed acquirer The Financial Services Opportunities Investment Fund. Sarah Walton heads the corporate team and tax partner Haydn Rogan is also noted. Vincent King  and Martin Vincent are recommended among the commercial team, which advises on heavyweight commercial contracts for the firm’s private and public sector client base; King is leading advice for the British Transport Police on its procurement of managed network services under the Crown Commercial Service’s Managed Network Services framework.

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Corporate tax

Within: Leading individuals

Haydn Rogan - Weightmans LLP

Within: Corporate tax

Weightmans LLP regularly advises on the tax aspects of corporate acquisitions and disposals, and also advises on corporate restructurings. The team also acts for developers, investors and public-sector bodies on the property tax aspects of UK real estate transactions, and advises public sector bodies on joint ventures and collaborative operations. The team advised Al-Mubarakia on the tax aspects of a proposed redevelopment of a Victorian warehouse into a mixture of residential and commercial units and advised Greif US Holdings on the UK tax aspects of a large internal group re-organisation to relocate its European hub to England from Belgium. The team also advised the shareholders of Cawood Scientific on its secondary buy-out, which involved the exercise of a number of employee share options and transfers of shares. Haydn Rogan, who is also a chartered accountant, has an ‘excellent reputation’ and is experienced in acting for owner-managed businesses and SME clients on employee incentives and corporate structuring. Rogan also advises overseas investors and international groups on restructuring matters.

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