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3 ST MARY'S PARSONAGE, MANCHESTER, M3 2RD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 832 3434
Fax:
Fax 0161 832 6650
DX:
14325 MANCHESTER-1
Email:
Web:
www.kuits.com

Robert Levy

Tel:
Work 0161 832 3434
Email:
Kuit Steinart Levy LLP

Work Department

Tax and estate planning

Position

Executive partner of Kuits, Robert is legal adviser on company and business mergers and acquisitions, and all company and commercial related matters. 

Robert has particular expertise in representing client’s facing serious tax investigations and is listed as a recommended advisor in this area by a number of Swiss, Israeli and other offshore banks. He is viewed as one of the leading legal practitioners in this field nationwide.

Robert has advised a number of high-net-worth individuals in connection with the legal analysis of their financial arrangements and taxation implications of those arrangements. He receives significant instructions from London-based clients, as well as from those across the country and internationally.

Robert advises resident and non-resident individuals, as well as those domiciled in and out of the UK. He is on the preferred advisor list for a number of overseas banks and asset management companies, which refer their customers to Kuits for UK legal advice in this area.

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Career

Trained Kuit Steinart Levy; qualified 1984; partner Kuit Steinart Levy 1988; executive partner 2000 to date.

Education

Manchester Grammar School; University College, London (1981 LLB (Hons)).

Leisure

Theatre, amateur dramatics.


London: Dispute resolution

Tax litigation and investigations

Within: Tax litigation and investigations

The team at Kuit Steinart Levy LLP 'compares favourably with London-based specialists', especially in relation to HMRC investigations. The group has developed a miche in the area of disclosure of funds held in offshore jurisdictions and continues to advise clients on UK-focused HMRC investigations and international disclosures, including defending investigations and challengin them when they are believed to be unfounded. With a 'very good background in tax litigation' executive partner Robert Levy is 'a strong advocate who handles clients and HMRC calmly and effectively'.

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North West: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Manchester

Within: Corporate and commercial: Manchester

The ‘professional’ and ‘pragmatic’ team at Kuit Steinart Levy LLP  is adept at advising on large and complex transactions across the professional services, healthcare, food, beverage and technology sectors, while the commercial team regularly advises clients across the pharmaceutical, hotel, leisure and sports industries. ‘Incisive’ corporate and commercial team head Robert Buckley advises Salford City FC on a number of sponsorship and commercial deals; and is also advising the Class of ’92 on a new University Academy 92 project. The ‘practicalKirsti Pinnell advised SysGroup on the corporate aspects of its £3.9m acquisition of Telford-based Rockford IT; and also advised Ironveld, an AIM-traded mining company, on two separate placings of shares in 2017. Peter Allen advised Manor Service Stations on the sale of the entire issued share capital of Manor Services Stations to Motor Fuel; and also advised Fruitapeel on its sale to Belgium-based Puratos. Also noted are executive partner Robert Levy, who ‘delivers workable solutions’, associate Helen Mather , and James Wall , who handles commercial and non-contentious IP matters. Jan Winstanley  was recently promoted to partner, while Martin Lewis left the firm for an in-house role.

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