Zoe Fatchen Partner

Speaks:  English, French

Qualified: 2001 - Solicitor of England & Wales

Primary office:  Birmingham

Secondary office:  London

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Zoe Fatchen

Zoe Fatchen is a senior UK tax lawyer with over 15 years' experience in all aspects of UK and cross-border commercial taxation. Specialising in corporate tax and management incentives, Zoe also engages in resolving a wide range of tax disputes.

She combines an impressive depth and breadth of technical expertise with a clear, concise and practical approach. Zoe is a lawyer who likes to listen. This enables her to deliver strategic tax advice to both UK and international clients, with their specific business imperatives in mind.

Her practice encompasses corporate structuring (including inward investment), transactions and reorganisations both in the UK and cross-border, including the design and implementation of a variety of share schemes and other incentives.

Zoe has particular expertise in technology, energy, health and infrastructure. She provides accessible, solutions-focused advice to:

  • Private and public sector business
  • UK and international groups of companies, partnerships and other entities
  • Private equity investors and investment funds
  • Business owners and key individuals

Zoe is involved with a number of community organisations and charities. She helps to run grass roots youth and environmental projects, including initiatives to help local businesses to thrive and grow.

Practice areas

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2021

  • 2018

    • Career
      May 2018
      Gowling WLG (UK), partner
  • 2016

    • Career
      Gowling WLG (UK) LLP, director
  • 2014

    • Career
      October 2014
      Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP, Director
  • 2011

    • Rankings & Awards
      Best Tax Team in a Law Firm, Taxation Awards
  • 2010

    • Career
      November 2010
      Burges Salmon LLP, Senior Associate
    • Education
      November 2010
      University of Warwick, MA Translation Studies
  • 2009

    • Rankings & Awards
      European Tax Litigation Team of the Year, International Tax Review European Awards
  • 2008

    • Career
      November 2008
      Dorsey & Whitney (Europe) LLP, Senior Associate
  • 2004

    • Career
      February 2004
      Wragge & Co LLP, Associate
  • 2001

    • Career
      September 2001
      Pinsents, Solicitor
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Qualified, Solicitor of England & Wales
  • 1999

    • Career
      October 1999
      Pinsent Curtis, Trainee Solicitor
    • Education
      College of Law, CPE and LPC
  • 1997

    • Education
      University of Exeter, BSc (hons) Psychology