Karl Mah is a tax partner in the London office of Latham & Watkins. He acts for a broad range of corporate and financial clients, and has particular expertise in advising on the tax aspects of M&A and private equity transactions, financings and corporate restructurings. He was awarded the prestigious Institute Medal and LexisNexis Prize by the Chartered Institute of Taxation for achieving the highest score in the country in the May 2008 Institute examinations, which are considered to be the gold standard among tax professionals in the United Kingdom. He is currently a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation. Mr Mah is currently recognised as a ‘superb technical practitioner who understands his clients’ objectives’ in the Legal 500, and was named in Financial News’ 2015 list of the brightest up-and-coming European lawyers aged under 40.