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Kate Astley

Counsel

London

Astley Kate
Kate Astley

Counsel

London

Kate has over a decade of experience in advising listed clients on their annual reports, AGMs and ongoing corporate governance arrangements. She works with Victoria Rankmore as part of Allen & Overy's dedicated team in this area, providing detailed knowledge of the law, regulation and market practice. Allen & Overy’s corporate governance practice is market leading, as acknowledged by its Tier 1 ranking by Legal 500. Kate and Victoria are specialists in this high profile area and advise companies across the firm’s listed client base, including Aviva plc, Direct Line Group plc, The Sage Group plc and Great Portland Estates plc.

 

News & insights

A busy road junction

Publications: 26 NOVEMBER 2020

National Security and Investment Bill: the impact on energy and infrastructure

On 11 November the UK Government published its ground-breaking National Security and Investment Bill. 

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News: 24 NOVEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy advises NeoGames S.A. on its USD81.7 million IPO and listing on the Nasdaq stock exchange

Allen & Overy has advised NeoGames S.A. on its USD81.7 million Initial Public Offering. 

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Allen & Overy advises Aviva in the sale of Aviva Vita to UBI Banca

News: 24 NOVEMBER 2020

Allen & Overy advises Aviva in the sale of Aviva Vita to UBI Banca

Allen & Overy, with a team led by partner Paolo Ghiglione and associate Giorgio Savo, has advised Aviva in the sale of its entire 80% shareholding in the Italian life insurance joint venture Aviva…

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AGMs and Annual Reports - what you need to know this year

Publications: 13 OCTOBER 2020

Podcast: AGMs and Annual Reports: What you need to know this year

In this podcast our team of A&O experts cover the key issues company secretaries and their teams need to think about when preparing for their next AGM and Annual Report.

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Expertise

Practices

Corporate and M&A

Office

London

Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2003

Academic

BA (Hons), Modern Languages, Exeter College, Oxford University, 1997