Mr Laurent Sykes QC > Chambers of Milton Grundy > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Milton Grundy
Gray's Inn Tax Chambers
36 QUEEN STREET
LONDON
EC4R 1BN
England
Laurent Sykes photo

Work Department

Barrister

Position

Advises on both corporate and personal tax issues. Particular focus on the UK taxation of non-UK domiciled individuals, as well as employment issues. Significant litigation experience, both involving HMRC and between taxpayers in tax-related matters (eg tax deed disputes, PAYE matters).

Career

Qualified chartered accountant 1996; qualified solicitor 2001; qualified barrister 2007; appointed QC 2016.

Languages

French; Italian; German.

Memberships

Revenue Bar Association; ICAEW; IFA.

Education

St Paul’s School, London (Scholar); Corpus Christi College, Oxford University (Scholar) (1995 First Class degree in Modern Languages); City University (2000 postgraduate diploma in Law – awarded distinction); College of Law (2001 Legal Practice Course – awarded distinction).

Leisure

Languages, travel, reading, cinema.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

(Tax: corporate - Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Laurent Sykes QCGray’s Inn Tax ChambersHe empathises with clients but at the same time carries the necessary degree of gravitas.