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Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
100 Bishopsgate

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Adam Blakemore is a Tax partner in Cadwalader’s London office. He advises on the taxation aspects of structuring domestic and cross-border corporate and financing transactions. He has advised on a wide range of financing transactions, including securitisations, hybrid capital issuances, repackagings, credit linked instruments, stock lending arrangements and a variety of financial products. Adam’s practice includes acting on restructurings in solvent and distressed debt situations, corporate reorganisations and reconstructions. He has a particular interest in the structuring and restructuring of investment funds, asset management entities and private equity financings. He also provides advice on corporate acquisitions, demergers and joint ventures, both within the UK and internationally, and provides counsel on disputes and litigation with revenue authorities, representing clients before the Appeal Courts. Adam is admitted to practice in England and Wales.


Honary Legal Adviser at the Royal Courts of Justice Advice Bureau


The College of Law, York
The Univeristy of Leeds B.A., First Class Honours

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

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Adam Blakemore  – Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP‘s ‘top-in-class’ tax team are particularly experienced on cross-border matters, acting on a range of multijurisdictional tax work including structured financing, M&A, and real estate transactions. Practice head Adam Blakemore advises on a full spectrum of financing transactions, and has expertise in the structuring and restructuring of funds. Catherine Richardson, who made partner in January 2022, advises on transactions. Associate Hugo Chan is also noted.