Thomas Kinsey


London (West End)

Contact Thomas
T: +44 (0)20 7333 6345

Tom is a Partner in the Industrial department. He specialises in advising clients in the distribution, manufacturing and energy generation sectors on rating issues.

Specific experience

Focus on strategic business rates advice and minimisation of liabilities.

Advising power generating, oil and petrochemical companies on rating matters, dealing with Contractors and Receipts & Expenditure valuations across England & Wales. Negotiating with the Utilities team at the Valuation Office.

Negotiating with the Valuation Office regarding appeals on distribution warehouses for occupier and landlord clients in London, the South East and the South Midlands.

Client partner for a number of significant ratepayers, including liaising with clients in respect of rating strategy, serving and dealing with appeals, providing budgetary advice and updating clients on changes to rating law.

Advising on other non-appeal rate mitigation measures for clients.

Major clients include Brake Bros, Laing O’Rourke, Cadogan Tate, Eon, Scottish & Southern Energy, EDF and Vattenfall.