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Addleshaw Goddard

MILTON GATE, 60 CHISWELL STREET, LONDON, EC1Y 4AG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7606 8855
Fax:
Fax 020 7606 4390
DX:
47 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.addleshawgoddard.com
Addleshaw Goddard, Peter Sayer, London EC1Y, ENGLAND

Peter Sayer

Tel:
Work 020 7880 5792
Email:
Addleshaw Goddard

Work Department

Commercial tax group.

Position

Partner specialising in corporate and real estate taxation. Advises on the tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions, reorganisation and restructuring, and venture capital matters. Also advises individuals on aspects of corporate transactions, such as private company disposals. Advises on direct and indirect (VAT and stamp duty/SDLT) issues in relation to real estate transactions, and has worked on a series of substantial PFI projects. Advice to hedge fund managers and management teams and on setting up and buying/selling interests in funds, both venture capital and real estate funds/partnerships, REITs, real estate and corporate joint ventures and outsourcing transactions. Structured finance transactions include asset and film financing and US/UK structures based on cross-border leasing of assets, partnership structures and shares, worked extensively on a number of tax efficient tier 1 capital raisings by UK banks. Also advises on tax based litigation and dispute resolution with UK revenue authorities, both on direct tax and indirect tax.

Career

Articled Ashurst Morris Crisp 1985-89; seconded to Freehill Hollingdale & Page, Sydney 1987; qualified 1987; secretary to the management board and group legal adviser Minorco (now Anglo American plc) 1989-92; solicitor, later partner, Middleton Potts 1992-96; joined Theodore Goddard (now Addleshaw Goddard) 1996; partner 1997.

Member

Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation.

Education

Brighton College; Worcester College, Oxford (1984 Jurisprudence).

Leisure

Les Avants Bobsleigh & Toboggan Club.

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