Alan joined Lawrence Grant in 1994 and became partner in 2001.
Alan is involved in all areas of general practice and specialises in valuations of business, due diligence and mergers and acquisitions.
Alan’s client portfolio includes local and overseas companies and individuals and has specialist knowledge of clients in the medical profession and has accumulated a wealth of experience in dealing with the specialist tax and compliance issues facing doctors, consultants and other medical professions.
His main focus is assisting individuals and corporate organisations in minimising their tax bills and providing strategic analysis and business development techniques in increasing revenue streams.
He also deals with resolving partnership and shareholder disputes as well as providing advice to clients and solicitors in dealing with matrimonial disputes. Alan is the Global Chairperson of Business Development and Marketing Practice Group and is a member of the International Tax Practice Group and Immigration & Expatriate Services Practice Group of Geneva Group International.
Alan also deals with both corporate and personal tax planning for UK and international clients and specialises in implementing onshore and offshore tax structures for clients by the utilisation of offshore trust and companies.
Over the last 15 years Alan has assisted overseas clients in obtaining the relevant visas to move into the UK by working closely with UK immigration lawyers.
Alan recently became the Honorary Treasurer for BFIRST – a UK registered charity which trains surgeons working in the poorest countries to enable them to undertake reconstructive plastic surgery, releasing children and adults from poverty and destitution, which can be associated with disability and deformity.