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Nathan Talbott


Nathan is a member of our tax and financial services litigation team dealing with disputes relating to investments, tax schemes, pensions and HMRC enquiries and negotiations.

About Nathan

Nathan has acted on “both sides” in this regard, advising corporates and individuals as well as financial institutions.  Nathan advises FCA regulated firms in relation to commercial disputes, misconduct, regulatory and enforcement action.

He advises on complex financial products that have been mis-sold or negligently implemented, resulting in significant demands from HMRC.  Nathan also specialises in claims against advisors who have provided negligent advice.  Having previously advised on a wide range of contractual disputes, Nathan has a depth of knowledge in relation to most financial products and tax schemes.

"Nathan worked on a complex matter for our firm and I was instantly impressed with his knowledge of corporate and legal process and his attention to detail."

A satisfied client


  • Successfully acted for a company in mis-sold tax planning schemes resulting in multi-million pound claim
  • Acted for a Company on negligently implemented tax scheme resulting in a multi-million pound demand from HMRC
  • Recovered 7 figure sum for individual following negligent advice relating to pension investment
  • Acted for an investor in negligence claim against professional for failure to claim appropriate tax reliefs
  • Assisted in calculating a building society’s £100M+ liability as a consequence of sophisticated fraud
  • Advised financial institutions on their PPI exposure and successfully defended complaints made to the FOS
  • Successfully defended director in 10 day High Court retrial relating to complex breach of fiduciary claims
  • Successful interlocutory application for security for costs obtaining 6-figure payment into court
  • Defended clients on claim issued for £700k breach of warranty 

"A strong commercial team frequently instructed in very high value disputes in High Court commercial centres."

Legal 500


Nathan studied law at the University of Wolverhampton and obtained his Post Graduate distinction from Staffordshire University. Nathan trained at Wright Hassall and joined the commercial litigation team in 2010.


Nathan is a non-executive director of Trident Housing Association and trustee of Trident Reach the People Charity.


Nathan is an avid sports fan and spends much of his spare time watching football in one guise or another.

Meet the team

Meet the team
Tariva Thomas - Commercial Litigation Lawyer
Tariva Thomas Senior Associate
Richard Lane - Sporting Disputes Lawyer
Richard Lane Consultant
Iain Colville - Intellectual Property Disputes Lawyer
Iain Colville Partner
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