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Akin Gump LLP

EIGHTH FLOOR, TEN BISHOPS SQUARE, LONDON, E1 6EG, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7012 9600
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Web:
www.akingump.com

Sophie Donnithorne-Tait

Tel:
Work +44 20.7661.5312
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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Work Department

Partner; Tax

Position

Sophie Donnithorne-Tait is a partner in Akin Gump's tax group. She advises on all aspects of UK corporate tax and has particular experience in the tax implications of UK and EU restructurings and reorganisations and the UK tax aspects of structuring offshore and onshore investment funds. Sophie works closely with her counterparts in the firm’s US offices, and she frequently provides advice to US funds on the tax-efficient structuring of their investments into Europe.

To learn more about Ms. Donnithorne-Tait, please visit her full profile: https://www.akingump.com/en/lawyers-advisors/sophie-donnithorne-tait.html

Member

Member, City of London Law Society Revenue Law Commission.

Education

M.A., University of Cambridge, 2007; L.P.C., BPP Law School, England, 2006; B.A., University of Cambridge, 2005.


London: Corporate and commercial

Corporate tax

Within: Corporate tax

Akin Gump LLP's main focuses are restructurings and investment fund taxation, drawing on the firm's wider expertise in financial services. Department head Stuart Sinclair handles a variety of structuring and transactional work. Sophie Donnithorne-Tait is noted for experience in major restructurings and reorganisations, and also leads on pro bono support provided to the National Revenue Authority of Sierra Leone, alongside counsel Serena Lee, who is experienced in investment funds and restructurings.

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