Mr Paul Concannon > Addleshaw Goddard > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Addleshaw Goddard
MILTON GATE
60 CHISWELL STREET
LONDON
EC1Y 4AG
England

Work Department

Commercial Tax

Position

Partner

Career

Partner specialising in corporate and finance transactions primarily, with a particular interest in financial services and indirect real estate matters.  Advises regularly on private and public mergers, acquisitions and takeovers, group re-organisations, and on finance raisings for both lenders and borrowers (with particular experience in real estate finance matters).  Has a considerable amount of experience advising on international or cross-border transactions, including acting as deal counsel on primarily non-UK matters.  Also advises on commercial contracts and partnerships – especially those in the financial services area where significant amounts of VAT can be at stake.

Education

Trainee Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 2004-2006; associate and senior associate Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 2006 – 2012; seconded to Goldman Sachs 2008; managing associate Addleshaw Goddard 2012 – 2016; partner Addleshaw Goddard 2016 – present.

Leisure

Photography, family and travel

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

Addleshaw Goddard‘s team is adept at advising clients in the financial services sector on transactional and commercial tax matters. In addition, it is equally capable undertaking tax work connected with the real estate and private equity sectors. The department is led by tax structuring expert Justine Delroy, who is based in the Manchester office. Peter Sayer (who is dual-qualified as a solicitor and chartered tax adviser) focuses on real estate taxation, with particular expertise in development and funds work. Paul Concannon specialises in financial services corporate and commercial tax matters. In 2019, former practice co-head Elaine Gwilt left for KPMG.