Jack Shawdon advises on a range of UK and international corporate and commercial matters, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, and general corporate matters. Jack completed his training contract at Morgan Lewis, working in the firm’s corporate, labour and employment, and litigation departments, and also spent six months in the firm’s Brussels office gaining experience in competition and antitrust.
Heritage Capital on its acquisition of a controlling interest in luxury travel company Abercrombie & Kent, Group of Companies S.A., and a strategic partnership with Geoffrey J.W. Kent, its founder, chairman, and CEO.
Silversea Cruises in connection with Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd’s $1 billion plus investment in the luxury cruise line sector.
MML Capital Partners on its minority investment in Altius.
Digital Colony Partners on a variety of matters, including its investments in Stratto; OpenCell; iWireless; and Spyder Facilities.
Connect Airways Limited and Cyrus Capital in connection with the consortium’s acquisition of FlyBe.
Yandex on its joint venture with Uber combining their ridesharing businesses in Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, and Georgia.