David Klass



David advises clients on a wide variety of corporate tax issues and transactions, in particular those with an international element, across a broad range of business sectors, including tech, energy and finance.

David’s practice covers corporate work with a focus on M&A and group reorganisations, financings and derivatives, fund structuring and additionally, a significant tax advisory element.

    • Advised Teva Pharmaceuticals in relation to the cross border tax aspects of a major multinational securitisation
    • Advised Stint, a start-up in the short-term employment space, on UK tax-efficient venture capital reliefs
    • Advised a number of non-UK headed clients as to their employment tax-related obligations in the UK
    • Advised Turkish Airlines in connection with structuring and negotiation of aircraft leases from tax perspective
    • Advised Natixis in relation to UK tax aspects of investments in UK debt

    Please note: David’s experience includes that prior to joining Orrick.