Jack Kelly is an associate in the Financial Services Group in Cadwalader’s London office.
Jack’s practice involves advising sponsors and investment managers in respect of the structuring, formation and promotion of investment funds across a wide range of asset classes including real estate, private equity, emerging markets, infrastructure, energy and agribusiness. He also provides ongoing advice to investment funds, independent boards and investment managers in respect of secondary fundraising, implementation of debt facilities, corporate reorganisations, corporate governance, directors’ duties and fiduciary obligations, mergers and acquisitions, and exits.
Jack advises institutional investors (including many of the European development finance institutions) in respect of their investment into investment funds. He has acted on complex transactions in a range of onshore and offshore jurisdictions including Australia, England and Wales, Hong Kong, Singapore, Delaware, Cayman Islands, Luxembourg, Jersey, Guernsey and Mauritius.
Prior to joining Cadwalader, Jack was a senior associate at a global law firm in London, and also practised as a solicitor in Sydney, Australia.
Jack obtained a Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours) and a Bachelor of Business (International Business) from the University of Technology, Sydney. He is admitted to practice as a solicitor in New South Wales, Australia.