Vedder Price

Jonathan Edgelow

Counsel

4 Coleman Street London, EC2R 5AR

+44 (0)20 3667 2925

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Jonathan Edgelow

Counsel

Jonathan Edgelow serves as Counsel in the London office of Vedder Price and a member of the firm’s Finance & Transactions practice group.

Mr. Edgelow has many years’ experience representing clients in a broad range of corporate, financial and commercial matters, with a particular focus on mergers and acquisitions. He has represented clients in a number of company and asset acquisitions and sales, in addition to joint-venture establishments and corporate restructurings. He regularly handles cross-border transactions and has significant experience in the use of English law transaction documents in acquisitions and investments undertaken by foreign investors.

Mr. Edgelow has experience in capital markets work, including in particular admissions to the AIM Market of the London Stock Exchange. He has also advised clients on the successful completion of mandatory offers for listed companies in compliance with the provisions of the UK’s Takeover Code.

Mr. Edgelow has worked with a number of start-ups and SMEs on all aspects of their legal needs including initial structuring, pre-seed, seed and angel investment rounds, obtaining Series A and anchor investments, undertaking strategic bolt-on acquisitions and general commercial contract matters.

Prior to joining Vedder Price, Mr. Edgelow was an associate in the corporate group of a leading international firm. Mr. Edgelow is qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales. He received his Bachelor of Laws from Exeter University.

Jonathan Edgelow

Counsel

Education

  • College of Law, Guildford, Legal Practice Course, 1999
  • University of Exeter School of Law, B.A., 1998

Jonathan Edgelow

Counsel

Admissions

  • England and Wales, 2001

Jonathan Edgelow

Counsel

Jonathan Edgelow

Counsel

Experience

  • Castlelake Aviation, a global aircraft and engine leasing company, on the corporate aspects of various aircraft re-financings.
  •  Crestline Management, a provider of portfolio management and advisory services, on its establishment of a joint-venture with Magnetic MRO focussed on the acquisition and part-out of end of life aircraft.
  • Fluence Automation, a provider of innovative technologies to the mail distribution, logistics and parcel automation markets, on its acquisition of the UK division of Bell & Howell.
  • The G100 group, a provider of executive learning tools to c-suite business leaders, on its acquisition and subsequent disposal of Mentore Consulting.
  • JSSI, a leading independent provider of hourly cost maintenance programs for aircraft engines and airframes, on its acquisition of the Tracware group.
  • Macquarie AirFinance, a global aviation lessor, on the corporate aspects of its acquisition of a portfolio of 90 commercial aircraft from AWAS, and various subsequent group restructurings.
  • Paul Fabrications, a manufacturer and seller of machined and fabricated metal parts and assemblies, on its separate sales of its aerospace and nuclear divisions.
  • Silicon Markets, an algorithmic trading platform for traders and investors, on its receipt of initial investment from a Malaysian investment group, and subsequent further investment rounds.
  • Sphera Solutions, a leading provider of integrated risk management software, on its establishment and development of its UK and European divisions, including the separate acquisitions of the Rivo Software group, the Sparesfinder group, the Petrotechnics group, and the Thinkstep group.
  • Thora Capital, in its equity investment (alongside LCI) in a portfolio of helicopters.
  • Vermeer Investment Management, a regulated fund manager, on its combination with Vermeer Asset Management.