AJ is a partner in the firm’s corporate group.

His practice covers a broad range of UK and cross-border corporate transactions, including private M&A, public takeovers, joint ventures, equity capital market transactions, complex corporate reorganisations and restructurings and general corporate advisory matters.

He acts for a number of quoted and private companies, financial intermediaries and other clients and advises clients across several sectors with a particular focus on financial services (including insurance), technology and infrastructure.


Experience gained at a previous firm includes:

  • Advising finnCap Group plc on its all-share merger with Cenkos Securities plc.
  • Advising Brown & Brown Inc on the acquisitions of independent insurance intermediary, Global Risk Partners, and of wholesale broker, BDB Holdings.
  • Advising BUUK Infrastructure on the sale of its UK smart meter business to Arcus Infrastructure Partners and GLIL Infrastructure.
  • Advising Symphony Technology Group on the sale of its investment in System C to CVC Capital Partners.
  • Advising Mears Group PLC on its acquisition of the Mitie Group PLC maintenance services business.