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Tim de Raad

Senior Associate

Tim specialises in (international) tax law, corporate tax law and has a focus on transactional and tax planning work in the fields of M&A and business restructurings, capital markets and structured finance.
Tim is a member of the Dutch Bar Association and the Dutch Tax Advisors' Association and holds a master's degree in tax law from Leiden University. He joined the firm in 2019.



Representative matters

Koninklijke DSM NV on all tax aspects of its business merger with Firmenich SA creating DSM-Firmenich AG.

A US investment company on the acquisition of a Dutch mortgage originating business.

Various Dutch mortgage originators and car lease companies in relation to the securitization of assets. 

A Dutch pharmaceutical company on amending their employee share option plan in light of legislative changes with respect to the taxation of employee share options.

A listed Dutch company on the tax aspects of its executive incentive schemes.

A Dutch shipping company on its financial restructuring and rationalization of its asset base and corporate structure.

A US multinational with ‘rest of the world’ headquarters in the Netherlands on various investments in and structuring and restructuring of LNG, hydropower and PV installations in Asia, Europe and South America.

Advising a multinational commodity trading company with the JV structuring and commercial and tax contracting relating to a hydrogen installation.



Admitted as fiscalist, Netherlands, 2016

Admitted as advocaat, Netherlands, 2019

Listed in the register of legal practice areas of the Dutch Bar Association for Belastingrecht (Tax Law)

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.