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Slaughter and May

Living Wage
ONE BUNHILL ROW, LONDON, EC1Y 8YY, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7600 1200
Fax:
Fax 020 7090 5000
DX:
11 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.slaughterandmay.com
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Slaughter and May, William Watson, London, ENGLAND

William Watson

Tel:
Work 020 7600 1200
Email:
Slaughter and May

Work Department

Tax

Position

Partner with practice covering all UK taxes relevant to corporate activity. Alongside mainstream corporate tax work and tax litigation, William has a special interest in the taxation of real estate and of the oil and gas sector; he acts for several UK REITs amongst other property clients, and advised HM Treasury on the introduction of the ‘decommissioning relief deeds’ for operators in the North sea.

Career

Trained Slaughter and May; qualified 1996; partner 2004. Publications: Contributing editor for ‘The International Comparative Legal Guide to Corporate Tax’ and ‘Global Legal Insights – Corporate Tax’, both published annually by the Global Legal Group.

Education

St Paul’s School; Merton College, Oxford (MA Classics).

Leisure

Chess (professional player 1984-92), theatre, skiing.

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