Julian specialises in guiding clients through the most difficult and complex of tax investigations and disputes.
Julian is a partner in our International Tax Group, based in London.
Julian acts for both corporate and private clients whose tax affairs are under enquiry from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC). He has been instructed in a number of the most prominent UK tax investigations and disputes of recent years, many of which have involved allegations of tax fraud.
Julian has extensive experience of resolving disputes out of court however where a settlement cannot be reached, Julian has acted for taxpayers at all stages of the tax appeal system and in respect of challenges to HMRC’s conduct by way of judicial review.
He also acts for clients under criminal investigation by HMRC, and who are being prosecuted for alleged tax crime.
He joined us in February 2017 from PwC having previously worked at leading City and West End firms. He has worked in teams ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers for tax disputes throughout his career.
Julian is a member of the VAT Practitioner's Group and Customs Practitioner's Group.