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Slaughter and May

Living Wage
ONE BUNHILL ROW, LONDON, EC1Y 8YY, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7600 1200
Fax:
Fax 020 7090 5000
DX:
11 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.slaughterandmay.com
Beijing, Brussels, Hong Kong, London

Andrew Jolly

Tel:
Work 020 7600 1200
Email:
Slaughter and May

Work Department

Corporate and commercial; mergers and acquisitions; capital markets; sport.

Position

Partner specialising in a broad range of corporate and corporate finance work. His practice consists principally of acting for corporate clients on domestic and international corporate finance and M&A transactions, including acquisitions and disposals, mergers and public takeovers, equity capital markets transactions, joint ventures and restructurings. He also advises corporate clients generally on day-to-day company law and corporate governance matters and is listed in ‘Who’s Who Legal 2011’ for his work on corporate governance. Andrew is head of the sports law group at Slaughter and May, counting football as a specialist area.

Career

Trained Slaughter and May; qualified 1999; associate 1999-2006; partner 2006.

Education

Ellesmere Port Catholic High School; Trinity College, Oxford (1995 Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) degree, 2(1)); College of Law, Guildford (1996 CPE – Distinction; 1997 LPC-Distinction).

Leisure

Sport, in particular football and cricket; spending time with family.


London: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

Sport

Within: Sport

Noted for advising high-profile football clients on large, complex matters, the department at Slaughter and May is led by regulatory and transactional expert Andrew Jolly. He and Jane Edwarde acted for Arsenal FC on all its player transfers, and advised it on its agreement with Become Energy to construct and operate a battery storage facility at the Emirates Stadium. Jolly also acted for Everton FC on corporate, commercial, financing and governance matters. Additionally in the football sector, construction specialist Richard Todd and sports expert David Ives assisted Tottenham Hotspur FC with the £800m construction of its new 61,000-seat stadium. Other clients include Goals Soccer Centres and, outside of football, Boat Race Company.

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