Chloe West advises public and private companies and private equity funds on a range of UK and cross-border transactions. Her experience includes acquisitions, disposals, distressed sponsor selection processes, reorganizations, takeovers and schemes, listings, joint ventures, and corporate governance matters. She advises clients across a variety of industry sectors including technology, health care, manufacturing, retail, and funds.
Prior to moving to London in 2023, Chloe was based in Jones Day's Sydney Office, where her highlighted representations included advising: DIC Corporation, a Japanese chemicals group operating globally in more than 60 countries, in connection with its acquisition of Quebec-based PCAS Canada, a company that manufactures and sells polymers used in photoresists for semiconductor photolithography, from PCAS S.A., a French company; a sponsor selection process for a large global Japanese car parts manufacturing and distribution group; Beforepay Group, a pay-on-demand lending company, on its IPO on the ASX (Australian Securities Exchange); Centuria Capital Limited, a leading multisector real estate funds management business, on its acquisition of a 50% interest in Bass Capital Partners, a real estate secured non-banking finance provider for development projects, bridge finance, and residual stock loans throughout Australia; and Pepper Group Limited, a leading diversified global consumer finance business, in connection with its global reorganization.
Prior to joining Jones Day in January 2021, Chloe practiced in the Auckland office of a leading national law firm where she advised on numerous high-profile M&A transactions.
- University of Waikato, New Zealand (LL.B. with first class honours 2014)
- High Court of New Zealand and Supreme Court of New South Wales, Australia