Lupton Fawcett strengthens its tax team
Sheffield-born tax specialist, Sarah Illidge has moved back to the city to join law firm, Lupton Fawcett as a senior solicitor.
Sarah previously trained and worked at international law firms in Leeds before making the decision to move back to Sheffield. In her new role, she will be advising corporate clients on a range of tax matters including acquisitions, disposals, reorganisations, and property transactions including VAT and stamp taxes advice
Speaking about her new position, Sarah says,
“I admire the way Lupton Fawcett has grown its regional presence by creating three well-respected offices in Sheffield, Leeds and York.
The Sheffield office has developed a great team with specialisms across all legal disciplines. Not only is this benefitting clients in South Yorkshire, its reputation is such that it is also attracting clients from across the UK.
I am looking forward to working with the teams within each office to deliver first class tax advice to businesses within all sectors.”
Partner, Julian Moran, who heads up the tax department, is delighted to welcome Sarah to Lupton Fawcett.
“Our growing reputation enables us to attract excellent lawyers such as Sarah. Our tax team is well respected for helping businesses to understand the tax implications of transactions and helping them to navigate through this highly intricate area of law, highlighting the key issues and advising them on how these issues can be resolved in a tax-efficient way.
Demand for our advice is growing and it’s great that we are able to strengthen our tax team further with the appointment of Sarah.”