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About Jamaal Jackson

Jamaal is an associate in our Global Transactions practice group and advises on commercial, intellectual property, technology and data matters.

Jamaal advises corporates and private equity sponsors on a broad range of transactions including acquisitions and disposals, carve-outs, licensing, outsourcing and other complex commercial transactions across numerous sectors including technology, financial services, media and energy.

During his time at Freshfields, Jamaal has been seconded to our New York office, sitting in the Corporate M&A team.

Recent work

  • Advised Tesco on the proposed sale of its banking operations to, and long-term strategic partnership with, Barclays
  • Advised UBS on its acquisition of Credit Suisse
  • Advised Mars on its acquisition of Synlab Vet
  • Advised CVC Capital Partners and its portfolio company, Stock Spirits group, on its acquisition of the Clan Campbell Blended Scotch Whisky brand
  • Advised Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board on its acquisition of 7IM
  • Advised PAI Partners on its acquisition of a co-controlling interest in Azets accounting group
  • Advised Eurobank on its strategic collaboration with, and minority investment in, Plum Fintech
  • Advised OSN on its acquisition of a controlling interest in Anghami Inc.
  • Advised TCV on its investment in Allica Bank
  • Advised Equans on the proposed sale of its UK district heating and cooling business


  • LLB Law - University of Nottingham
  • Legal Practice Course - BPP University