Brett specialises in tax and advises clients on all tax aspects of domestic and international corporate acquisitions and structuring, inbound and outbound investment, and financing and financial services. He also advises on tax disputes and negotiations with Inland Revenue, and assists clients in obtaining binding rulings from Inland Revenue.
Prior to his return to Buddle Findlay, Brett was an associate in the London office of a global law firm advising on the tax aspects of United Kingdom and international transactions and financing.
Advising London + Regional Properties
on the acquisition of Atlas Hotels
Advising Endless LLP
on the acquisition of Affinity Workforce from Capita
on the tax aspects of the acquisition of Touchtype, the London-based maker of SwiftKey, a predictive keyboard based on artificial intelligence
Advising APM Terminals
a Netherlands based global port operator, on the tax aspects of its sale of Pentalver Transport, a container transport provider
Advising Barclays Bank
on the tax aspects of the disposal of its precious metals vault to ICBC Standard Bank
Advising Wind Point Partners
on the sale of the Pelsis Group to LDC