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Robert Gaut is a tax partner and head of Proskauer’s UK tax practice in London.

Robert provides advice on a full range of UK and international tax issues relating to fund formation, private equity deals, finance transactions and private equity real estate matters, including experience with non-traditional equity transactions, such as debt-like preferred equity and co-investments for private credit investors.

Robert is highly-regarded for his ability to provide sophisticated tax advice to many of the world’s preeminent multinational companies, sovereign wealth funds, investment banks and private equity and credit funds. Clients have commented to legal directories that Robert is “really technical and knows his stuff,” and “has a very strong knowledge of the various tax laws, but also presents more innovative techniques and strategies.”

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London > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

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Robert GautProskauer Rose LLP

Proskauer Rose LLP covers tax elements of banking and finance, corporate and M&A, and real estate transactions, in addition to particular expertise in the private equity space. Robert Gaut leads the team, and has a broad practice which includes corporate tax structuring, real estate tax matters, and fund formation taxation. Also key are private equity specialist Stephen Pevsner, and London office managing partner Mary Kuusisto, who has expertise in both US and UK tax law. Catherine Sear advises managers and investors on private investment fund taxation.