James Leslie advises clients on a wide range of UK and cross-border tax matters, including in connection with complex M&A and financing transactions.
Mr. Leslie delivers commercially focused tax advice to a variety of clients based in the UK and internationally, including private equity funds, financial institutions, and corporates. He regularly handles complex transactions across industries involving innovative and cutting-edge structures.
Mr. Leslie’s work includes advising on the tax aspects of:
- M&A transactions
- Private equity deals
- Acquisition financings
- Debt and equity capital markets transactions
Drawing on his broad range of private practice and in-house experience, Mr. Leslie brings a firsthand understanding of client needs and delivers complex tax advice in a practical and client-friendly manner.
In addition to his commercial work, Mr. Leslie regularly provides tax advice to nonprofit organizations and charities on a pro bono basis.