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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

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David Jervis

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Brexit and the legal implications for businesses

David is a partner and member of the Institution of Taxation. David has considerable experience of a broad range of corporate and real estate transactions.

David in particular advises clients on tax efficient structures for their commercial operations, including tax efficient joint ventures, acquisitions, disposals and internal reorganisations. He specialises in the tax structuring of real estate investment and financing, including cross-border investments. This includes establishing collective investment vehicles and real estate funds, including limited partnerships, LLPs, property companies and other property vehicles.

David advises extensively on major development projects and infrastructure schemes, including joint ventures and collaboration agreements.

David is also a member of our energy sector group, and advises on the tax implications of projects in the energy sector.


David is one of our specialist Brexit lawyers. Contact David Jervis for more information on the impact of Brexit on UK tax law. View our Brexit hub for our full range of Brexit resources.

How taxing is Brexit? - Our tax lawyers considers the implications of an exit from the European Union on taxation in the UK

This document looks at the possible effects of Brexit on the UK tax regime of Brexit across the main taxes.



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Eversheds win Taxation’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in a Legal Firm

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Corporate tax

Within: Corporate tax

The ‘brilliant’ practice at Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP is recognised for transactional and advisory services, real estate tax, VAT issues, employment tax work and renewable energy mandates, and has seen an increase in US transactional and structuring work following the firm’s merger in 2017. Team head David Jervis is a key name for renewable energy projects and international matters; his recent work includes advising Pension Infrastructure Platform on the tax aspects of its acquisition of multiple solar farms from Trina Solar, assisting Medical Research Council with the tax elements of its joint venture with its charity partners Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer’s Research UK to form the UK Dementia Research Institute, and providing tax support to Capita on its sale of its asset services division to Link Group. The team also advised SPX Flow on its restructuring and handled H2 Equity Partners’ investment in BA Components. Principal associate Amanda Dodsworth joined from KPMG Law and is recommended for employment-related tax issues. -David Smith and -Richard Johnson joined DLA Piper UK LLP.

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