Mike Lea

Senior partner, Business tax

Areas of expertise

Corporate tax; international tax and consultancy; aerospace and defence; facilities management; construction; media.


Mike's key areas of expertise include corporate and international tax and his client base covers sectors including financial services, aerospace, facilities management, construction and media.

Mike is a trustee of several charities in the Bristol area, covering areas as varied as education, theatre, care homes, youth clubs, drugs treatment and sports.

Notable achievements

  • Acted on many acquisitions and disposals by corporate clients.
  • Successfully reduced the HMRC rating of a large multinational quoted company down to low-risk through the implementation of a series of policies and controls.
  • Has built up a vast amount of experience in over 32 years in the profession and is widely seen as a trusted advisor by his clients.

Professional qualifications/memberships

  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT).

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