Jayne Newton joined DLA Piper's Tax Investigations and Disputes team as a tax investigations director, from Lloyds Banking Group (LBG) where she was head of operational and employee taxes.

At LBG, Jayne led the team responsible for managing the financial and reputational risks relating to compliance with HMRC regulations on operational and employee tax issues. This involved influencing regulatory developments through chairing the British Bankers' Association (BBA) Operational Tax Issues Working party and also being a pro-active member of the BBA US Tax Issues Working Group.

Jayne has over 20 years' experience and has been at the forefront of operational tax developments seeking to influence the practical implementation of developments in the operational tax landscape.