Sara is an Associate in the Tax Team, based in Reading.
Sara advises on all aspects of corporate and business taxation, including in relation to mergers and acquisitions, property acqusitions and disposals and employment planning. Since joining Shoosmiths in 2016 from Ashurst, Sara has primarily focussed on real estate transactions, providing SDLT, VAT and capital allowances advice to clients across a wide range of sectors.
A keen tax litigator, Sara has acted in a number of high profile tax cases in both the Court of Appeal and the European Courts, as well as the Tax Tribunals. Sara obtained her higher rights of audience (civil proceedings) in 2014.
BA in Jurisprudence ( St Edmund Hall, University of Oxford )