Anna Cartwright has significant experience in private equity and M&A, with a focus on real estate private equity. Anna co-leads Jones Day's Real Estate Practice worldwide and also leads the corporate group in the London Office. She advises on a wide range of transactions including joint ventures, investments, private and public M&A, fund formations, and various matters for private equity funds. Anna regularly works on complex transactions involving multiple jurisdictions and has broad experience across different real estate classes.
Anna's recent notable transactions include advising DV4 (advised by Delancey) on the sale of DV4's interests in Get Living, the UK's leading privately backed residential company, to Delancey Oxford Residential (DOOR), and on the restatement of the joint venture between DOOR, APG, and QD that owns Get Living PLC. She also advised Henderson Park on its acquisition of the London and Birmingham Hilton Metropole hotels and Hansteen Holdings on the disposal of its German and Dutch property portfolios for €1.28 billion (US$1.4 billion) to entities owned by funds advised by affiliates of The Blackstone Group and M7 Real Estate.
Other clients with which Anna has worked in recent years include PW Real Estate Fund III, LP (advised by Aermont), Morgan Stanley Real Estate Funds, Goldman Sachs, and China Vanke.
- February 2009Appointing An Independent Valuer: How A Dissentient Party Could Frustrate Expert Determination Provisions, The Bulletin
- September 25, 2013
Ethical Business in a Changing World - A Joint AWLL and Jones Day Workshop
- BPP Law School (Legal Practice Course 2003; Postgraduate Diploma in Law 2002); Oriel College, Oxford (B.A. Hons. in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics 2001)
- Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales
Rising Star in Private Equity, Law360 (2018)
Recommended in The Legal 500 United Kingdom for M&A: upper mid-market and premium deals and for Private Equity: transactions (2017)