Adrian Hackett > Freeths LLP > Sheffield, England > Lawyer Profile

Freeths LLP
FIFTH FLOOR, 3 ST PAUL'S PLACE
129 NORFOLK STREET
SHEFFIELD
S1 2JE
England

Work Department

Tax.

Position

Tax partner. Specialisms: corporate restructuring, tax structuring of investment funds, property taxes. Cases include a number of demergers, structuring inward investment into large renewable energy projects, recapitalisation of the UK subsidiaries of a large multinational and structuring several private equity and property funds.

Career

Trained Pinsent Masons; qualified 2003; Addleshaw Goddard (assistant–tax), 2003-05; Hackett Windle (partner), 2005-10; Lupton Fawcett (partner), 2012-11; Freeths partner 2012.

Memberships

Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Tax.

Education

Sheffield Hallam University (1995-99 LLB); University of Sheffield (1999-2000 LPC); University of Bristol (2002-05 BA dual hons Philosophy and Mathematics).

Leisure

Climbing, karate, reading.

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.