Bob Neal > Freeths LLP > Nottingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Freeths LLP
CUMBERLAND COURT
80 MOUNT STREET
NOTTINGHAM
NG1 6HH
England
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Work Department

Corporate and property tax.

Position

Head of tax, advises on a wide range of business and property tax matters, such as tax issues on share sales/acquisitions, VAT, stamp duty land tax, company reorganisations and demergers, employee share incentives and business-related IHT issues.

Career

Trained Eversheds; qualified 1997; associate Martineau Johnson 2000-01; partner and head of corporate tax Irwin Mitchell 2001-04; partner and head of corporate and property tax Freeths LLP 2004 onwards.

Education

Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe; Cambridge University (1984 BA (Hons) History and Economics); Lancaster University (1985 MA International Relations); Nottingham Trent University (1995 CPE; LPC).

Leisure

Music, trekking, Norwich City FC.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

Freeths LLP is regularly involved in tax structuring of and advice relating to corporate and property transactions, mergers and acquisitions as well as corporate reorganisations and restructurings. It often acts for private equity funds, property funds and local councils. Bob Neal leads the practice, which also includes Adrian Hackett and director Claire Boyce.