We specialise in advising on tax efficient investments, providing a one stop shop service to fund managers and growth companies.

The opportunities in early stage and tax efficient investments are immense but the surrounding legal and regulatory framework is extremely complex.

Our role is to demystify things and remove the hurdles for those wishing to raise or invest money. Good ideas require good advice to see them through to fruition.

Our Sectors

Despite the wide applicability of our specialisms, we have highlighted below a number of key sectors and disciplines where RW Blears has been particularly active since forming in 2009

Investment funds

We act for managers of EIS, IHT and BPR funds, as well as listed VCTs and Investment Trusts

Tax reliefs

We cover almost all aspect of tax efficient investing covering products with reliefs on income tax, capital gains, inheritance tax and corporation tax.


Our clients include the largest ever equity crowdfunded company and a leading UK crowdfunding platform. Our expertise covers the complex promotional rules governing this rapidly expanding area.


We have a wealth of experience in infrastructure investments, particularly renewable energy and clean technology. We have acted for managers with infrastructure portfolios in the billions as well as numerous developers and project financiers.


A key sector for alternative investments, we act for disruptive technology companies in MedTech, FinTech, BioTech and the Internet of Things and the managers who invest in them.


We have structured film funds, raised money for TV distributors and documentary film makers and launched an EIS fund for a world-famous animation house.

Contact us today for a complete service of regulatory, corporate and tax advice

+44 20 3192 5690