Lib Dem MP in Stephens & Scown move

Harris, Joanne
April 2005
Lawyer;4/11/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 14, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that Liberal Democrats' shadow attorney-general John Burnett MP is to join South West firm Stephens & Scown following the forthcoming general election. During his tenure in Parliament, Burnett has held a wide variety of all party-posts, including sitting on every Finance Bill committee. He has led for the Liberal Democrats on tax issues such as corporation tax and inheritance tax legislation. Burnett will join Stephens & Scown as a consultant. Partner Guy Curry said Burnett's experience of taxation issues would make him a valuable asset to the firm.


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