Mark Baldwin > Macfarlanes LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Macfarlanes LLP

Work Department

Tax and reward


Partner practicing on a broad spectrum of corporate tax work. His particular areas of expertise are the structuring of collective investment vehicles (particularly domestic and pan-European private equity and real estate funds) and associated carried interest and co-investment structures, real estate investment, development and finance and indirect tax (particularly VAT). He has advised on a number of strategic transactions for private equity houses.


Qualified 1987; partner Macfarlanes 1997


VAT Practitioners Group; Law Society’s VAT and Duties Sub-Committee; BVCA Tax Committee; Association of Partnership Practitioners; Stamp Taxes Practitioners Group

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

(Hall of Fame)

Mark BaldwinMacfarlanes LLP

Macfarlanes LLP has a strong non-contentious and tax advisory practice, with capabilities in transaction structuring, fund formation, group tax advice and operational taxes. On the advisory side, the firm has developed a niche in work for listed companies and financial services companies. Practice head Damien Crossley focuses on private equity and investment management tax, and works with Ceinwen Rees to advise the firm’s key fund clients. Ashley Greenbank, who works part-time as a tax tribunal and deputy high court judge, continues to advise on domestic and cross-border corporate finance and M&A transactions. Mark Baldwin is experienced in the structuring of collective investment vehicles.