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Chambers of Milton Grundy

36 QUEEN STREET, LONDON, EC4R 1BN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 2642
Fax:
Fax 020 7831 9017
Email:
Web:
www.taxbar.com

Conrad McDonnell

Tel:
Work 020 7242 2642
Email:
Web:
www.taxbar.com
Gray's Inn Tax Chambers (Chambers of Milton Grundy)

Work Department

Barrister

Position

Specialises in corporate tax, partnership tax, and VAT, and fundamental questions in any area of taxation. Strong litigation practice for heavyweight clients. Broad spectrum of tax and VAT advisory work: banking, financial services and insurance; commercial and residential property; media and IP; betting and gaming. Tax cases include: EMI Group v Coldicott [1997] CA; Walker v Centaur Clothes Group [2000] House of Lords; Venables v Hornby [2003] House of Lords; News Datacom v Atkinson [2006] SpC; HMRC v Lansdowne Partners [2010] HC; PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP v Information Commissioner [2011] UT; R (Prudential plc) v Special Commissioner [2013] UKSC; Trustees of BT Pension Scheme v HMRC [2016] CA and CJEU; R (Shiner) v HMRC [2011] CA; Drachs Investment v Brightsea [2012] CA; Burgess v HMRC [2015] UT. VAT cases include: Water Hall Group v C&EC [2003] VAT Trib; Spearmint Rhino v HMRC [2006] VAT Trib; Case C-89/05 United Utilities v C&EC [2006] ECJ; Case C-308/01 C&EC v GIL Insurance [2004] ECJ; HMRC v Portsmouth Football Club [2011] STC 683; R (Economic Development Minister of States of Jersey) v HM Treasury [2012] HC.

Career

Called 1994, Lincoln’s Inn.

Languages

French.

Member

Chancery Bar Association; Revenue Bar Association.

Education

Eton College (King’s Scholar); Merton College, Oxford (MA 2(1)).


London Bar

Tax: corporate and VAT

Within: Tax: corporate – Leading juniors

Conrad McDonnell - Gray's Inn Tax ChambersHe has a brain the size of a planet.

Within: Tax: VAT – Leading juniors

Conrad McDonnell - Gray's Inn Tax ChambersHe possesses a formidable intellect.

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