Jonathan Crookham

Associate, London

Biography

Overview

Jonathan Crookham is an associate in our global Employment, Compensation & Benefits group based in London.

Jonathan specialises in advising on the tax and legal implications of offering share awards to executives and employees of private and publically-traded companies (including companies operating in multiple jurisdictions) under long-term incentive plans, employee share plans, and management incentive plans.

Jonathan also has transaction experience, acting for buyers and sellers on private equity and corporate transactions, including advising on associated employee share award and retention issues.

Jonathan previously worked in similar roles in the Big 4 and at an international law firm.

Bars and Courts
England and Wales
Education
LPC
College of Law, York
LLB
University of Hull
Languages
English

Experience

International group of businesses that designs, manufactures and supplies innovative components for electronic applications, in relation to the implementation of a new equity based incentive arrangement, the listing requirements for a new issue of shares in relation to the new incentive arrangement, and other general queries in relation to the operation of its equity based incentive arrangements

Intermediate Capital Group plc, a British-based specialist asset manager, in relation to the operation of equity based incentive arrangements in a number of jurisdictions

Global biopharmaceutical company, on the roll out of a new cash based long-term incentive plan in multiple jurisdictions

Global wealth manager on the ECB aspects of its IPO on the main market of the London Stock Exchange*

Global bank secondment into the reward function*

Global telecommunications company on the ECB aspects of its proposed merger with another publically-traded company*

* Experience prior to joining White & Case