Mr Murray-Jones specialises in international mergers and acquisitions with an emphasis on private equity. He has advised on numerous cross-border acquisitions, many of which were highly leveraged. Many of these transactions required complex financing packages, which Mr Murray-Jones was involved in structuring. Mr Murray-Jones also has extensive experience in UK domestic transactions, including those subject to the Takeover Code and the listing rules.
Qualified in Australia in 1976 and in England in 1981. Became a Partner at Durrant Piesse (now part of Hogan Lovells LLP) in 1986, and joined Skadden as a Partner in 2001.