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Paul Hastings LLP
100 Bishopsgate
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Work Department

Tax Department


Arun Birla is the chair of the London office of Paul Hastings and vice-chair of the global Tax Department. Mr. Birla is widely recognised for his expertise in tax and investment funds.  He provides tax advice to UK and international clients on a wide range of matters including, M&A, private equity, private and credit funds, structured and asset finance, joint ventures, financing arrangements, mergers, demergers, reorganisations, and restructurings.


  • Oxford Institute of Legal Practice, L.P.C., 1997
  • Keble College, Oxford, M.A., 1996 (Awarded the Slaughter and May prize)

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

Paul Hastings LLP‘s tax group focuses on investment funds, private equity ad structured finance work, which often has a transatlantic flavour. The department is led by Arun Birla, who has ‘strong analytical and negotiation skills‘. Associate Jiten Tank focuses on the tax aspects of corporate M&A, funds and real estate transactions. Associate Hannah Gray is recommended for advice on the structuring of financial products.