Jonathan has acted for numerous private equity investors and management teams, in particular advising on a number of cross border mergers and acquisition transactions.
Recent notable transactions have included:
Acting for the management team of New World Trading in connection with the Ł50m buy-out by Graphite; NorthEdge Capital on the MBOs of Utiligroup Limited, Arthouse and Roberts Jackson; Palatine Private Equity in connection with the Ł50m secondary buy-out by Equistone Partners; the management team of Ideal Shopping in connection with the secondary buy-out by Blackstone; LDC on their investment in CEL Procurement and their sales of Entertainment Magpie to NVM Private Equity; energy management group Matrix to EON and Kidsunlimited to Bright Horizons and NVM Private Equity in connection with their investment in Buoyant Upholstery and LDC.
Jonathan is a keen (if slow) marathon runner and plays bass guitar in a "covers" band.
Chambers and Partners (2016) recognises Jonathan as a Band 1 individual.
"An outstanding lawyer who handles complex issues with ease"
Chambers and Partners
Legal 500 (2016) described him as "outstanding" and recognises him as a leading individual.
Legal 500, 2016