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 client offering that covers transaction structuring, fund formation and group tax advice, dispute resolution and operational tax work. Damien Crossley heads up the practice and is praised for his ‘unrivalled‘ knowledge of the private equity and investment management space. Mark Baldwin has a broad corporate tax practice and focuses on the structuring of collective investment vehicles, and Ashley Greenbank showcases expertise in cross-border finance and M&A transactions. The team also has significant experience advising funds; James McCredie and Ceinwen Rees are key names to note. Jeremy Moncrieff focuses on M&A in the asset management and wealth management space. Key changes to the team include the departure of Peter Abbott in 2021.