Jayne Sheffield is the General Counsel based in Augusta’s London office. She provides legal advice to the business and works closely with senior management on the legal aspects of investments and firm-wide strategic projects.
Prior to joining Augusta, Jayne spent over 10 years in the Business Restructuring and Insolvency team at Hogan Lovells International LLP where she acted for a range of stakeholders including banks, hedge funds, sponsors, non-bank institutional investors, insolvency practitioners and large corporates. Jayne’s experience includes advising on a wide variety of transactional and advisory matters including cross-border and domestic lender-led restructurings, non-distressed lending, considering risks of potential investments and structuring lending and security packages to mitigate such risks and pre-packaged administrations in a diverse range of sectors. In 2015, Jayne was seconded to Barclays Bank PLC for 6 months. Jayne also trained with Hogan Lovells and completed a 6-month secondment in the firm’s Hong Kong office as part of her training contract.
Jayne holds an LLB (Hons) in Law from The University of Warwick. Jayne completed The Legal Practice Course at the College of Law, London.