Juliet Astbury

Associate
Bar/Court Admissions
  • Pennsylvania
  • England and Wales
Education
  • LL.M., cum laude, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2018
  • Legal Practice Certificate, College of Law, London, 2008
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, Oxford Brookes University, 2007
  • B.A., honors, Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford, 2006

Juliet is an Associate in the Firm’s Corporate Group, where she focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters. Prior to joining Cohen & Grigsby, Juliet was an associate at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (London, UK), where she was a member of the Corporate practice. In that role, Juliet advised on a range of international M&A transactions, representing a number of global private equity funds, pension funds and Middle Eastern sovereign wealth funds. Juliet’s experience has included drafting and negotiating key transaction documents, including stock purchase agreements and shareholder agreements, conducting extensive diligence exercises and coordinating closings.

Experience

  • Corporate Associate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, 2015-2017
  • Corporate Associate, Allen & Overy LLP, 2011-2014
  • Trainee Solicitor, Allen & Overy LLP, 2009-2011

Education

  • LL.M., cum laude, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 2018
    • CALI Award for Excellence in Constitutional Law
    • CALI Award for Excellence in Introduction to American Law
  • Legal Practice Certificate, London College of Law, 2008
  • Graduate Diploma in Law, Oxford Brookes University, 2007
  • B.A., honors, Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford, 2006