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Simon Thompson

Senior Associate

London

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Simon Thompson

Senior Associate

London

Simon Thompson is dual qualified in South Africa and England and Wales and has worked in both A&O’s Johannesburg and London offices. Simon is a corporate M&A lawyer and his experience includes providing legal advice and drafting documentation for acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures and corporate and commercial transactions.

Simon has completed client secondments in London at Brookfield (PE team, 6 months, 2020) and Liberty Global (M&A team, 12 months, 2021).

Expertise

Practices

Corporate and M&A

Office

London

One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2017

Admitted as attorney, South Africa, 2015

Academic

LLM with distinction, University of Cape Town and Bucerius Law School, 2013

LLB, University of Cape Town 2011

B.Com (PPE), University of Cape Town, 2008