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Jessica Bell

Associate
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Biography

Jessica joined Baker McKenzie's London office as a trainee solicitor in March 2015, completing departmental rotations in the Corporate, Tax and Banking & Finance departments.

Practice Focus

Jessica specialises in advising clients on cross-border reorganisations, including post-acquisition integration and holding company restructurings, as well as matters of English company law.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised a luxury fashion brand on multiple holding company restructuring and group rationalisation projects.
  • Advised major financial institution on Brexit restructuring of European operations reliant on passporting.
  • Acted for a luxury fashion brand on two post-acquisition integration projects involving over 10 jurisdictions.
  • Advised major multinational corporation on multiple post-acquisition integration, cash repatriation and balance sheet simplification projects.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of England & Wales - Member

Admissions

  • England & Wales (Solicitor) (2017)

Education

  • University of Law (Legal Practice Course) (2015)
  • BPP Law School, London (Graduate Diploma in Law, Commendation) (2014)
  • University of St. Andrews (MA Hons in Modern History) (2013)

Languages

  • English