Dolman, Nigel M.

Nigel M. Dolman

Principal Tax Advisor
Baker & McKenzie Services Limited
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction


Nigel Dolman works in Baker McKenzie UK's transfer pricing team in London and leads the valuations practice. He joined the Firm in 2009, having previously worked in Ernst & Young’s transfer pricing team for nearly 10 years where he led the team’s intellectual property practice. He has authored numerous publications and articles, focusing primarily on the transfer pricing of intangible assets and intercompany financing.

Practice Focus

Nigel advises clients from a range of different industries on global transfer pricing matters, focusing on the design and defense of transfer pricing policies. He has focused on intellectual property transactions and their pricing across a range of industries including most notably fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG), technology and oil. Nigel has also helped clients to implement a number of business restructuring arrangements with tax effective transfer pricing designs.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised on a cost share arrangement between the US, UK, Japan and European territories in relation to software development costs and the associated IP.
  • Finalised the development of a business effective and efficient transfer pricing design for a global FMCG business.
  • Concluded a five-year engagement for a major oil company, across 10 complex business divisions in over 80 countries to develop a business-aligned and robust transfer pricing design, focusing on intellectual property and their valuations.
  • Assisted a global multinational to support transfer pricing arrangements for intellectual property and product transactions as part of an APA with the Australian Tax Authority.


  • London School of Economics (LSE) (Masters Economics) (2003)
  • Nottingham University (B.S. Economics) (2000)


  • English