Kerry Westwell

Head of Tax (excluding US & Canada)

Office: +44 (0)208 068 2402

Mobile: +44 (0)79 0020 9566

Kerry brings over 21 years of corporate tax experience gained in international law firms. Kerry started her career in private practice as a corporate tax lawyer and qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales in March 1998. Kerry spent 3 years working in the corporate tax department of Lovell White Durrant ( as then was) followed by 6 years working in the London office of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP as their first UK tax lawyer. In 2007 Kerry was hired as head of the tax knowledge function for Hogan Lovells LLP. This was followed by 17 months in the corporate tax team Simmons & Simmons LLP where Kerry performed a practice development role. Kerry graduated from King’s College London with a 2:1 Bachelor of Laws and London University with a Master of Tax Law. Kerry joined Ryan Transactional Risk in June 2019.