Jill Laughlin

Jill Laughlin

Head of Corporate

Jill is Head of Corporate for Advanced Delivery Legal (ADL) and has been instrumental in developing ADL's Corporate offering.

She is a solicitor with over 20 years’ experience of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, investment and shareholder arrangements, group reorganisations (including demergers) and limited liability partnerships.

Jill has managed the due diligence aspects of various multi-jurisdictional mergers and acquisitions. She has a particular expertise in applying legal technology to design and project manage the very large document intensive exercises handled by the ADL team.



Northern Ireland, 2006 (non-practising)

England and Wales, 2004


LLB, Law, Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, 2001

Legal Practice Postgraduate Diploma (LPC), Northumbria University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, 2002


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.