Alex Hall Taylor
Financial Services Professionals
Alex conducts and defends claims against financial institutions and financial professionals involving allegedly negligent advice or conduct, principally in connection with investment, pension and tax schemes both on and offshore. He has had to consider and advise on the different financial regulatory systems of England, Jersey, the BVI, and Kenya.
Recent work in this field includes:
- considerable advisory work and claims in relation to the operation and promotion of tax mitigation or deferment schemes
- the pursuit of claims against 54 IFAs in connection with advice on a pensions liberation scheme (involving £20million+)
- defending bank employees in connection with claims of the promotion and misrepresentation of an investment scheme
- defending an offshore trust administration entity in relation to a multi-million pound film finance scheme said to operate as a collective investment scheme