Jeffery Roberts, qualified in England and Wales, is a senior partner in the London office of Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher.
Mr. Roberts practiced with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer from 1988 and became a partner in that firm in 1996. Between 1996 and 1999, Mr. Roberts managed the Moscow office of Freshfields. Mr. Roberts joined Gibson Dunn in 2010.
Mr. Roberts has a broad corporate transactional practice that includes public and private M&A, private equity and equity capital markets and joint venture transactions both in the UK and across borders. He has significant experience representing multinational companies and financial sponsors. Recent experience includes advising Hewlett Packard on its £7.1 billion offer for Autonomy.
Mr. Roberts regularly speaks in the UK and Europe on cross-border M&A, has authored articles on cross-border M&A issues and has been quoted in the UK media for his views on cross-border M&A transactions.
He is recommended by Legal 500 UK 2013 for both M&A: Upper Mid-Market & Premium Deals and Equity Capital Markets.