Revenue Law


The Revenue Law Committee covers all issues relating to taxation for the CLLS. It works with HMRC, and the Treasury, responding to consultations and commenting on guidance, and keeps a watching brief on cases brought by HMRC relating to tax avoidance and evasion, and other revenue saving schemes.


Philip Harle

Committee Chair / Partner, Hogan Lovells

Philip advises a broad range of clients on their most difficult tax issues. He has particular experience with finance transactions including securitisation. He advises international corporates on transactions ranging from acquisitions and mergers to group reorganisations.

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Committee Members

Vice-Chair: Sophie Donnithorne-Tait (MacFarlanes LLP)

Hilary Barclay (Burges Salmon LLP)

Brenda Coleman (Ropes & Gray LLP)

Matthew Durward-Thomas (Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP)

Zoe Feller (Bird & Bird LLP)

Nicola Hemsley (Clifford Chance LLP)

Aron Joy (Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP)

Mike Lane (Slaughter and May)

Hannah Manning (Travers Smith LLP)

Darren Oswick (Simmons & Simmons LLP)

Alan Rafferty (Milbank)

Jane Scobie (Wilkie Farr & Gallagher LLP)

May Smith (Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP)

Secretary: To be confirmed