Jenny Wheater is an international counsel in the firm’s Tax Department. She advises clients on the tax aspects of establishing and operating various types of investment funds, including private equity, debt and real estate funds, and on a variety of private equity transactions such as secondaries.

A long-standing, prominent member of the London tax and investment management community, Ms. Wheater sits on the British Venture Capital Association BVCA Tax Committee and on the Association of Real Estate Funds AREF Brexit Committee. She is also the lead editor of the book “Global Tax Aspects of Private Fund Formation” published in 2016, and is the editor of the IBA publication “Business Law International”.

Ms. Wheater is admitted to practise in both England & Wales and New York.


  • Durham University, B.A.
  • Georgetown University, LL.M.

Bar Admissions

  • New York