Derek Jones

Department Chair - Corporate (London) Partner

Derek Jones


P: +44.20.7726.3438
F: +44.20.7726.3538

“Practical, down to earth and with a lot of ingenuity.”

Chambers Global 2021

For decades, companies in need of UK and cross-border corporate finance and M&A have relied on Derek Jones. Known for his intellectually creative approach and relentless commitment to each client's success, Derek finds ideal solutions to highly complex problems. He guides tech and energy companies through business-critical acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures, reorganisations, takeovers, mergers and demergers and equity issues.

As co-lead of the firm's Energy Tech Practice, Derek helps clients in this rapidly evolving industry stay ahead of the curve. He advises on crucial legal developments and delivers training to various corporate boards.