Charles Jemmett | Birmingham | Hogan Lovells

Charles Jemmett

Counsel Corporate & Finance

Jemmett Charles

Charles Jemmett
Jemmett Charles
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Charles Jemmett advises clients on a broad range of corporate and private equity matters. These range from complex transactions to day-to-day corporate legal matters; whilst always ensuring the advice provided is commercially focused..

Charles has experience in leading transactions involving Hogan Lovells offices globally and has been involved in a variety of corporate matters, including working on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, shareholder agreements, management buy outs and secondary buy outs. He has worked for a number of clients in a wide variety of industry sectors; this has allowed Charles to build up a range of industry experience, particularly in the real estate and technology sectors.

Representative experience

Acting for Lynwood Investors on its disposal of Waterstones.

The founders of Crypto Facilities Limited on the sale of Crypto Facilities to Kraken. on the sale of its global customer services business to Majorel Group Luxembourg S.A.

CapitaLand on the acquisition of Arlington Business Park.

A leading food manufacturer on its worldwide group reorganisation including a circa £700 million transfer of assets from one UK entity to another.

Assisting in the acquisition of Barking Power Station a 42 acre site in connection with the proposed relocation of the London markets.

IBM on the global separation and reorganisation of Kyndryl Holdings, Inc., its managed infrastructure services business, prior to the spin-off of Kyndryl into a separate publicly traded company.

Infratil, the listed vehicle of the New Zealand based infrastruture fund Morrison & Co, on its £130m investment in a 40% stake in the Kao data centre in Harlow.

KBR on its US$400m acquisition of Frazer-Nash Consultancy from Babcock.

Advising various hotel owners / groups in respect of corporate acquisition and sales in the hospitality sector

Advising Sojitz Corporation on its purchase from Helios Investment Partners of a 25% interest in the holding company of Axxela Limited, the largest private sector gas distributor in Nigeria

Sun Capital Partners on a number of acquisitions and investments.
Telit on its merger with the IOT business of Thales.


  • BSc (Hons), University of Bristol, 2008
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Solicitor, England and Wales
Court admissions
  • Senior Courts of England and Wales