Patrick Ford’s expertise covers advising on the tax implications of corporate finance and property transactions as well as tax structuring opportunities in connection with such transactions and corporate restructuring generally.
Patrick has varied experience of employee incentive work and has drafted documentation for, implemented and advised on the operation of a wide range of equity based employee incentive arrangements. He also has extensive experience of advising on employment and pensions tax related issues.
The Legal 500 UK 2013 describes Patrick as "very approachable, and excellent in his field - advice is always tailored to specific needs, well thought through and never boilerplate or generic."
Chambers UK 2014 ranked Patrick as the top tax lawyer in the north west, with comments including that he provided “fantastic support on complex tax issues. He was extremely responsive to our deadlines and got to understand our ways of working very quickly.”