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Ed Kingsbury

Ed Kingsbury


CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
Cannon Place
78 Cannon Street
United Kingdom
Languages English, French, German, Spanish

Ed Kingsbury advises a range of clients on investment funds and investment management arrangements. He focusses on private equity, venture capital, debt and infrastructure funds. 

His experience includes:

  • the structuring, establishment, marketing, operation and end-of-life of investment funds in a range of jurisdictions
  • carried interest arrangements
  • ongoing house and regulatory issues
  • establishing, merging and de-merging asset managers
  • investment management-related mergers and acquisitions

His investor-side practice includes acting for cornerstone investors in funds and seed investors in funds and their managers, and advising secondaries funds on complex transactions. He has in-house experience as general counsel of a European asset management group with infrastructure, private equity and UCITS funds focused on resource and energy efficiency.

Ed is a member of the British Venture Capital Association Regulatory Committee. The Legal 500 UK 2017 edition recommends him for investment funds.

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  • 2003 - Legal Practice Course, Bpp (Distinction)
  • 2002 - Post-graduate Diploma in Law, Bpp (Commendation)
  • 1999 - Commissioning Course, RMA Sandhurst
  • 1998 -  BA (Hons) History & Politics, Durham University (2.1)
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  • BVCA Regulatory Committee
  • Association of Partnership Practitioners
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11 February 2019
CMS ap­points new part­ner to strengthen in­ter­na­tion­al funds prac­tice
In­ter­na­tion­al law firm CMS is pleased to an­nounce the ap­point­ment of Ed Kings­bury who joins the firm as a part­ner in its funds prac­tice in Lon­don. Ed joins from Dech­ert LLP.Ed has sig­ni­fic­ant ex­per­i­ence...