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Katie Raine


Katie Raine is an associate in the tax practice group. She has a wide practice with a particular focus on corporate real estate. She often works on high value, time pressured matters and has a range of experience with complex cross-border structures. She frequently works with other teams considering the interaction between each team’s advice to provide a practical outcome for the client.

Areas of FocusTax


  • Advising on the stamp duty land tax implications on the sale of a valuable student accommodation block, including preparing a summary of the tax position for prospective buyers tailored to fit our client’s needs and devising alternative tax-efficient strategies.
  • Advising on alternative VAT-efficient structures in the light of recent regulatory changes, being mindful of the interaction between employment, regulatory and VAT advice as well the relevant commercial drivers.
  • Advising various clients on a high value corporate acquisitions of multinational businesses within a tight timeframe.
  • English
  • Durham University, BA Honours in Philosophy and Economics, First Class, 2015
  • University of Law, GDL, Commendation, 2016
  • University of Law, LLM+, Distinction, 2017


VAT on compensation payments: clarity at last?, Tax Journal

Prior Experience

  • 2017-2019, Trainee, London based international law firm
  • 2019-2021, Associate, London based international law firm