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          Jonathan Robinson

          Partner // Head of Private Equity

          Jonathan is a Partner and head of the firm's Private Equity team.
          He specialises in advising private equity investors and management teams on all areas of private equity and venture capital, as well as mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures and partnerships.

          Jonathan has acted for numerous private equity investors and management teams, in particular advising on a number of cross border mergers and acquisition transactions.

          Recent notable transactions have included:

          Acting for the management team of New World Trading in connection with the Ł50m buy-out by Graphite; NorthEdge Capital on the MBOs of Utiligroup Limited, Arthouse and Roberts Jackson; Palatine Private Equity in connection with the Ł50m secondary buy-out by Equistone Partners; the management team of Ideal Shopping in connection with the secondary buy-out by Blackstone; LDC on their investment in CEL Procurement and their sales of Entertainment Magpie to NVM Private Equity; energy management group Matrix to EON and Kidsunlimited to Bright Horizons and NVM Private Equity in connection with their investment in Buoyant Upholstery and LDC.

          Jonathan is a keen (if slow) marathon runner and plays bass guitar in a "covers" band.

          Chambers and Partners (2016) recognises Jonathan as a Band 1 individual.

          "An outstanding lawyer who handles complex issues with ease"

          Chambers and Partners


          Legal 500 (2016) described him as "outstanding" and recognises him as a leading individual.

          Legal 500, 2016