Chris is a solicitor in our Manchester corporate team and joined Shoosmiths one year after completing his training contract at another firm.
Chris has come from a real estate background and has experience advising developers and investors on the corporate aspect of many property transactions. Chris also has experience advising on pure corporate deals including private company acquisitions and disposals, private equity transactions, and private company re-organisations.
Recent project experience includes:
- advising the Crown Golf Group on their disposal of various golf and leisure clubs;
- advising Countryside Properties on the acquisition of a new development site;
- advising an international company in the telematics sector on an £7.3m acquisition of a company as part of their buy and build strategy; and
- advising YFM Private Equity on a £3.2m investment into a tech company.