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Jessica Nugent

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Work 020 7421 7975
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Goodman Derrick LLP

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Jessica has a range of experience in corporate, company and commercial matters. She has advised on many share and business sales and acquisitions, mergers, joint ventures and management buy outs and has much experience in drafting and negotiating investment agreements, LLP agreements, share option schemes, software licences and hosting agreements, terms and conditions of business, website terms and conditions and other commercial contracts. She also offers general company advice e.g. relating to articles of association, reductions of capital and buy back of own shares.

Career

Jessica joined Goodman Derrick in 2004 to begin her training contract and qualified as a solicitor in the Corporate department in 2006.

Member

The Law Society; Association of Partnership Practitioners.

Education

University of Sheffield; College of Law, London.

Leisure

In her spare time Jessica enjoys the theatre, dance, music, literature, skiing and travelling.


London: Corporate and commercial

M&A: smaller deals up to £50m

Within: M&A: smaller deals up to £50m

Core sector strengths for the team at Goodman Derrick LLP include publishing, media and entertainment, technology, hospitality and leisure, real estate and construction, and professional services. Among other highlights, Paul Webb acted for the shareholders of Adsensa on the sale of 100% of the share capital to US technology company Exari Group; Edward Hoare advised Pavilion Books Group on the acquisition of the Pitkin Publishing imprint and related trade and assets from The History Press; Dominic Prentis, who joined from Gowling WLG in January 2018, assisted AIM-listed wealth management firm AFH Financial Group on the acquisition of financial planning business Eunisure; and Jessica Nugent advised Simmons Bar Group on the £10m sale of a majority stake in the company to a private equity-backed purchase vehicle. Practice head Tanya Shillingford, Simon McLeod and Joanna Higton are also noted.

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