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Lisa-Marie Smith CTA

Director & Vice-Chair

Lisa-Marie Smith director
  • Chartered tax adviser (CTA) and solicitor.
  • Winner of Tolley Taxation’s Rising Star award 2017.
  • Leads our R&D tax practice.
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Lisa has been with ForrestBrown since day one, co-founding the business alongside Simon. A qualified solicitor and chartered tax adviser, Lisa developed a reputation for delivering high-quality strategic tax advice to innovative companies across the UK.

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.

In 2021, Lisa stepped into a new role as Vice-Chair. She is also responsible for working closely with ForrestBrown’s US parent company, alliantgroup, and for building new external relationships.