Jonathan Melton


Jonathan advises on a broad range of debt capital markets transactions, including investment grade MTN programmes and issuances, as well as emerging market transactions in Africa and CEE, and specialises in liability management exercises such as exchange offers, tender offers and consent solicitations, across all product groups, having advised on hundreds of liability management transactions to date.
Jonathan is the best in the market at what he does
Chambers UK, 2024
Jonathan is excellent. A very deep lawyer and regulatory capital expert
Chambers UK, 2023



Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 1995


LLB, University of Exeter, 1991
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.