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Dentons
ONE FLEET PLACE
LONDON
EC4M 7WS
England
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Work Department

Tax.

Position

Alex is the head of Dentons’ legacy Tax practice in the UK. He advises on a broad spectrum of corporate, commercial and real estate tax issues for a wide variety of clients across all key industry sectors (Energy, Transport, Infrastructure, Financial Institutions, Real Estate, Retail, Technology, Media, Entertainment and Sports).

Alex works on mergers and acquisitions, reorganisations and restructurings, joint ventures, venture capital, fund transactions and real estate transactions (with particular emphasis on SDLT planning).

Alex provides international tax planning advice to clients doing business overseas, particularly in jurisdictions where we have overseas offices.

Career

senior associate Theodore Goddard 1996-2004; partner Taylor Wessing 2004-07; partner Dentons 2007-present.

Education

University of Durham (1992); College of Law York (1994); admitted to practice as a solicitor in England and Wales 1996.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Corporate and commercial > Corporate tax

Dentons is active in the tax risk and W&I insurance space. Global tax co-chair Alex Thomas leads the group, and covers a broad range of matters, with a particular aptitude for those with international elements. Alex Tostevin has expertise in private equity.