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Lara Unal

Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V.


Lara Unal is a senior associate within Baker McKenzie's Tax Practice Group in Amsterdam and has experience in VAT and other indirect taxes.

Her practice focuses on (international) VAT and related customs matters particularly in multinational contexts. On a daily basis, Lara assists clients with supply chain structures, acquisition and restructuring projects, tax policy and controversy matters, voluntary disclosures, VAT audits, and various (platform) reporting obligations.

Lara mainly focuses on the Technology, Media & Telecommunications industry and has been assisting various large digital economy businesses, including technology- and software companies, marketplace platforms, streaming service providers, telecom companies, payment service providers and accommodation- and mobility platforms.

Practice Focus

Technology, Media & Telecommunications and Consumer Goods & Retail.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dutch Association of Tax Advisors (Nederlandse Orde van Belastingadviseurs) - Member


  • Amsterdam Tax Law~The Netherlands (2017)


  • Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (LL.M. Master Tax Law) (2016)
  • Universiteit van Leiden (LL.B. Bachelor Tax Law) (2015)


  • Dutch
  • English