Jon Hayes helps clients to achieve their strategic objectives and has over 25 years’ experience of working on multi-jurisdictional matters.

He is a corporate partner with a broad range of experience in public and private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic partnerships, complex group reorganisations, equity capital markets and other corporate finance transactions, and other corporate advisory work. He also advises on securities regulation, the continuing obligations of UK listed entities and a wide variety of matters affecting English companies.

Formerly a member of DLA Piper's International Board, Jon is lead sponsor of DLA Piper’s LGBT+ Network, a member of its D&I Council, and a member of the Advisory Board of New Perimeter (DLA Piper’s pro bono affiliate).