Edmund Reed

Edmund Reed

  • Partner

Edmund is a partner in the Private Equity and Financial Sponsors Group. He joined Travers Smith in 1994 and became a partner in 2005.

Edmund has a broad corporate practice and advises on a range of M&A work, with a focus on private equity. He is widely regarded as one of the leading private equity lawyers in the UK and was recently named one of the top 15 private equity dealmakers in Legal Week, and is recommended by Chambers and The Legal 500 year after year. Edmund also acts for large corporates including Ascential and Foster + Partners.

Real estate M&A expertise

He is a core member of the Real Estate M&A Working Group and has extensive experience advising private equity real estate funds and corporate clients on transactions involving real estate assets.

Industry recognition

Between 2000 and 2004, he was an investment manager focusing on the healthcare and consumer sectors at Phoenix Equity Partners, a UK private equity firm. Edmund is also a regular speaker at industry conferences on a wide range of company law issues.

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