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Lisa-Marie Smith director
  • Leads our R&D tax credit practice nurturing talent and growing the next generation of leaders.
  • Chartered tax adviser (CTA) and solicitor.
  • Winner of Tolley Taxation’s Rising Star award 2017.
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Lisa-Marie heads up our R&D tax credit practice. Her focus is on the people in our business. She manages them, nurturing talent and growing the next generation of leaders. Overseeing our tax, operations and client relations divisions, Lisa-Marie ensures that our teams work effectively together. This enables us to maintain our pace of growth whilst continuing to hold true to our ForrestBrown values.

Lisa-Marie is both a chartered tax adviser and a qualified solicitor. Having been in the business since day one, she has spent a considerable amount of time working directly with clients. She developed a reputation for delivering high-quality strategic tax advice to innovative businesses around the UK in the digital, creative and media sector.

Lisa-Marie is an expert speaker and is regularly published in key titles. She won the Rising Star award at the Tolley’s Taxation Awards 2017. This is a prestigious award that recognises an individual who is rapidly making a name for themselves in the tax world.