Alex Jupp > Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP
E14 5DS

Work Department





Alex Jupp’s practice covers a broad range of U.K. and cross-border tax matters, with a particular focus on the tax aspects of corporate acquisitions, financings and restructurings, group structure planning, corporate relocations, and asset management structures, and resolution of disputes on related matters.

Mr. Jupp’s recent representation advising on the acquisition of a British supermarket chain was named a 2021 Impact Deal of the Year by the International Tax Review.



Mr. Jupp is the immediate past chair of the British branch of the International Fiscal Association (IFA). He was the branch’s secretary from 2016-19, as well as U.K. branch reporter and an organ­ising committee member for the IFA’s 2013 and 2019 global congresses, respectively. He also is a member of the Tax Law Committee and chairs the Income Tax Subcommittee of the Law Society of England and Wales, and was a member of Working Group 2 within the HM Revenue and Customs’ modernisation project on the taxation of corporate debt and derivative contracts.


  • Legal Practice Course, College of Law, 2002
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Law, College of Law, 2001
  • M.A., University of Cambridge (Hons), 2000

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

(Leading individuals)

Alex Jupp  – Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP‘s team provides full service tax advice across all areas, with particular emphasis upon high value M&A work. The department has broad sector expertise, acting for clients across financial services, real estate, advertising and gambling in diverse jurisdictions including the US, EU, India and Australia. Team leader James Anderson specialises in private capital arrangements, while Alex Jupp focuses on advising on high level corporate transactions. Counsel Jisun Choi provides significant support within the team, and advises numerous multinationals on complex tax matters. Associate Joseph Hone is also recommended.