Jeff Hendrickson


Jeff is a US qualified lawyer and working in London.

He advises companies, investment banks and selling security holders on a wide range of international offerings of equity, equity-related and debt securities. He also advises clients on cross border mergers and acquisitions and on-going compliance with U.S. securities regulations.

Jeff has more than 20 years' experience advising clients in both developed and developing markets on complex and innovative multi-jurisdictional securities offerings. He has particular experience in capital market transactions in the financial institutions, energy and natural resources, Consumer, TMT and industrial sectors.


Representative matters

IPOs by Worldpay, A subsidiary of a state-owned oil company, Arion Bank, Virgin Money, Equiniti, NIBC Bank, Shurgard Self Storage, Van Lanschot Kempen, X-Fab, Spire Healthcare, Dis-Chem Pharmacies, OCI NV and Funding Circle SME Income Fund.

Secondary Offerings by Capita, Sirius Minerals, Hellenic Bank, Equiniti, KPN, Wereldhave, Fagron, Capitec Bank, SBM Offshore, Sweco and Beffimo.

Spin-offs and demergers by Naspers (of Prosus NV) and by OCI (or Orascom Construction).

High Yield bond offerings by Kuwait Energy, Vue Cinemas, Iceland, KCAD and Arqiva.

Accelerated bookbuild offerings relating to Aena, Bank Leumi, OCI, Basic Fit, Logista, Soitec, ASR Nederland, Oman Oil, Pennon Group, and Poundland.

Leadership Positions And Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the New York Bar
He’s extremely pragmatic and a real pleasure to work with.
Chambers UK 2022 (Equity Capital Markets)
Jeff is amazingly hard-working and dependable. He demonstrates mastery and expertise.
Legal 500 UK 2023


  • Jeff is recognised in several legal directories and is listed as a ‘Leading Lawyer’ in IFLR1000.



Admitted to the Bar, State of New York, 2003
Registered foreign lawyer, England and Wales, 2015
A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.