National provider of legal, regulatory and professional services, Ashfords, is delighted to announce the appointment of Nicola Manclark as Partner in the firm's expert Corporate Team.
Based in the firm's Bristol office, Nicola joins Ashfords' Corporate Tax Team having previously trained and worked at Burges Salmon. Nicola's practice encompasses advising on all aspects of corporate and commercial tax, including in connection with mergers and acquisitions, group reorganisations, finance and banking, real estate transactions, cross border and employment taxes.
Andrew Betteridge, Partner and Head of the Corporate and Commercial Team at Ashfords, commented: "Nicola's appointment to the firm reinforces our position as a corporate heavyweight and reflects the firm's growth and commitment to our clients. We are thrilled that Nicola has now joined us bringing with her a wealth of knowledge and experience within the tax sector".
Nicola has experience in acting for and advising management and vendors in buyouts, advising banking clients on international cash pooling arrangements and acting for funds on real estate acquisitions including providing advice on transfers of capital allowances, VAT and SDLT.
Nicola Manclark, who is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation and a qualified Chartered Tax Adviser, commented on her appointment to the firm: "Ashfords is continuously growing from strength to strength and I am delighted to have joined such a forward thinking firm".
Ashfords has recently been named as one of the UK's most active legal advisers for corporate transactions in the Experian MarketIQ Deals Review. The firm has been positioned as the fifth most active law firm in London, thirteenth in the UK and first in the South West.