Erika is a Partner in our corporate tax practice and heads the International tax practice group. She has over 25 years' experience advising both UK and multinational clients on a broad range of tax issues.

Her work covers standalone tax advice as well as transactional work. Her broad practice covers value added tax, stamp duties, employee and cross-border tax issues, including work on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, flotations and other corporate finance transactions.

She is renowned for her work for international clients of the firm; including representing overseas companies investing in the UK and Europe and acting for European clients investing further afield. She works closely with Osborne Clarke’s international offices.

Erika is a member of the UK committee of the International Fiscal Association and is recognised as one of the "International Women in Tax Leaders" by International Tax Review.

Work

Foresight Group LLP

Advised on the establishment of two new investment funds: the Recycling and Waste LP and The Waste Asset LP, each with the backing of the UK's Green Investment Bank, with external investment from a large US institution, and with a combined fund size of c.£80m.

Acano (UK) Limited

Advised on complex structuring and option scheme restructuring in respect of the 2016 acquisition by Cisco Systems for US$700m.

Solarplicity

Advised on complex cross-jurisdictional M&A, debt re-financing, tax and structuring issues.