Matthew (Matt) Hodkin > Norton Rose Fulbright > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Norton Rose Fulbright

Work Department

Asset Finance; Tax


Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > VAT and indirect tax

At Norton Rose Fulbright, the team assists with indirect tax issues arising from corporate and finance transactions, in addition to handling standalone work such as VAT recovery, and contentious issues. Drawing on the firm’s wider specialisms, the group is particularly well-versed in insurance premium tax issues, as well as real estate matters. Dominic Stuttaford is the overall head of the tax practice, with Chris Bates leading the European VAT group. Matthew Hodkin is noted for his niche expertise in VAT relating to the energy generation, supply and transport sectors. In April 2019, Michael Alliston joined from Herbert Smith Freehills LLP.

London > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

Norton Rose Fulbright‘s tax team is a powerhouse for corporate and financial transactions. It works closely with the firm’s international office network, advising on cross-border M&A, refinancings and restructurings. Dominic Stuttaford, who leads the EMEA and Brazil tax group, specialises in M&A and corporate reorganisations. Matthew Hodkin stands out for his expertise in transport and renewable energy taxation. Property, funds and retail tax are particular areas of focus for Julia Lloyd and Michael Alliston (an arrival from Herbert Smith Freehills LLP in April 2019). Counsel Judy Harrison is also recommended.