Catherine Hill is an associate in the Tax Department of Latham & Watkins’ London office.

Ms. Hill represents a broad range of corporates, individuals, and funds on their transactional tax matters and strategic tax planning.

She specializes in M&A and private equity transactions, and has extensive experience advising both sponsors and management teams on all elements of management incentivization and MIP resets.

In addition, she has experience advising on international group reorganizations and restructuring, UK employment tax, and UK and cross-border corporate finance transactions. Ms. Hill is a Chartered Tax Adviser and a member of HMRC’s stamp taxes working group. 

Ms. Hill's experience includes advising:

  • Nordic Capital on its £2.25 billion sale of The Binding Site, a UK-based company involved in the research, development, and production of immunodiagnostic kits and reagents, to Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Visa Inc. on its acquisition of Visa Europe*
  • Exponent on its acquisition of H&MV Engineering*
  • The management team of Cognita on its sale by Bregal Investments and KKR to Jacobs Holding*
  • The management team of the Instant Group on its merger with IWG’s digital business*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Solicitor)

Education

  • L.P.C., BPP University, 2013
    Distinction
  • LLM in International Commercial Law, University College London, 2012
  • MA (Oxon), Brasenose College, University of Oxford, 2010

Practices