Jeff is US qualified and located in London and he advises companies, investment banks and selling security holders on a wide range of international offerings of equity, equity-related and debt securities. He also advises clients on cross border mergers and acquisitions and on-going compliance with U.S. securities regulations.
Jeff has more than 20 years' experience advising clients in both developed and developing markets on complex and innovative multi-jurisdictional securities offerings. He has particular experience in capital market transactions in the financial institutions, energy and natural resources, Consumer, TMT and industrial sectors.
Jeff is recognised in several legal directories and is listed as a ‘Leading Lawyer’ in IFLR1000.
“He’s extremely pragmatic and a real pleasure to work with.” (Chambers UK 2022 (Equity Capital Markets)
“Jeff is amazingly hard-working and dependable. He demonstrates mastery and expertise.” - Legal 500 UK 2023
One Bishops Square
Admitted to the Bar, State of New York, 2003
Registered foreign lawyer, England and Wales, 2015
IPOs: Advising Worldpay, ADNOC Distribution, Arion Bank, Virgin Money, Equiniti, NIBC Bank, Shurgard Self Storage, Van Lanschot Kempen, X-Fab, Spire Healthcare, Dis-Chem Pharmacies, OCI NV and Funding Circle SME Income Fund. Secondary Offerings: Advising Capita, Sirius Minerals, Hellenic Bank, Equiniti, KPN, Wereldhave, Fagron, Capitec Bank, SBM Offshore, Sweco and Beffimo.
Advising Naspers (of Prosus NV) and by OCI (or Orascom Construction).
Advising Kuwait Energy, Vue Cinemas, Iceland, KCAD and Arqiva.
Accelerated bookbuild offerings relating to Aena, Bank Leumi, OCI, Basic Fit, Logista, Soitec, ASR Nederland, ABN AMRO, Standard Chartered, BNP, Oman Oil, Pennon Group, and Poundland.
News: 14 November 2023
Allen & Overy advises Shurgard on its EUR300m share capital increase by way of an accelerated bookbuild - its first ECM transaction since its 2018 IPO.
Publications: 19 October 2023
News: 07 July 2023
He’s extremely pragmatic and a real pleasure to work with.
Chambers UK 2022 (Equity Capital Markets)