Mr Nikhil Mehta > Chambers of Milton Grundy > London, England > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Barrister

Position

All forms of taxation including M&A, corporate issues, banking and other financial, private equity, hedge funds, entrepreneurs’ business and personal issues, planning for non-domiciled individuals and employment. Both advisory and litigation areas covered. Qualified in UK and Indian tax laws.

Career

Called 1976, Lincoln’s Inn; practised at Indian Tax Bar, Bombay 1977-80; barrister Inland Revenue Solicitors Office 1981-83; associate then partner Linklaters 1983-2002; tax partner Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP 2002-09; barrister Gray’s Inn Tax Chambers 2010 to date.

Languages

Marathi, Gujurati.

Memberships

International Fiscal Association; Institute for Fiscal Studies; CTA(Fellow); Trustee and Council Member, Chartered Institute of Taxation.

Education

Rugby School; Bristol University (1975 LLB (Hons)).

Leisure

Golf, art, music, RAC, MCC, Cricket Club of India, Rye, Bombay Gymkhana, Valderrama, Royal Dornoch.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Private client: personal tax

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Nikhil MehtaGray’s Inn Tax ChambersIs a very strong technical tax lawyer and is also very commercially minded.

Gray’s Inn Tax Chambers continues to flourish in all areas of direct tax, indirect tax, and private client work. It frequently acts in some of the most significant cases both for HMRC and for taxpayers. Of note, Nikhil Mehta is dual-qualified in the UK and India.

London Bar > Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

(Tax: corporate - Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 2

Nikhil MehtaGray’s Inn Tax ChambersHe is not afraid to roll up his sleeves.