Mark is a partner in the tax group at Macfarlanes.
His practice spans a broad spectrum of corporate tax work. Mark's particular areas of expertise are the structuring of collective investment vehicles (particularly domestic and pan-European private equity and real estate funds) and associated carried interest and co-investment structures, real estate investment, development and finance and indirect tax (particularly VAT). He has advised on a number of strategic transactions for private equity houses.
Mark is chairman of the BVCA Tax Committee and a member of the Tax Committee of the Association of Partnership Practitioners (APP). He regularly speaks and writes on a wide variety of tax topics.
"He is one of the market's leading practitioners, with a wide spectrum of knowledge and experience in corporate tax."
Chambers UK 2017
"'Pre-eminent in his field' and 'very bright and very personable'."
Chambers UK 2017
"Mark Baldwin handles a variety of corporate tax work, and is a highly respected figure among market observers, who describe him as 'very knowledgeable', 'technically excellent' and 'extremely clever'. He is seen as 'a go-to for tricky VAT matters', with his expertise in strategic transactions also especially prized."
Chambers UK 2016
“Mark Baldwin ‘is very bright and very technical’, according to commentators. ‘He is very knowledgeable and has a very broad understanding of how the various taxes interlink and what the implications are’.”
Chambers Global 2016
"Sources note that (Mark Baldwin) is 'highly intelligent, very knowledgeable, extremely hardworking and very responsive'."
Chambers UK 2014
"Leading partner Mark Baldwin is 'commercial, technically excellent, and good at leading transactions'."
Chambers UK 2013