About
Expertise
Work

Chris is a corporate and commercial solicitor who joined Acuity Law in September 2019, and completed his training at Hugh James.

His main role involves assisting on corporate transactions including acquisitions, disposals and restructures.

Chris also assists on commercial contract matters.

  • Corporate deals and transactions – mergers, acquisitions and disposals
  • Commercial agreements
  • Acting on a number of mergers, acquisitions, intra-group reorganisation, and management buy-outs
  • Assisting on a large-scale review of complex contracts for a longstanding client
  • Drafting various corporate documents including: sale and purchase agreements, due diligence reports, hive-up agreements, share buy-back contracts and shareholders agreements
  • Advising the founding members of Lite IP in connection with the sale of the company to the Glamox Luxonic Limited
  • Part of the Acuity healthcare team that advised Portman Dental on the successful purchase of nine dental businesses within five weeks in England
  • Advised long-standing client Brickability Group plc on their acquisitions of McCann Limited and Bathroom Barn Limited, both closing in the space of one week

Accolades

  • The Commercial Team is ranked Tier 1 in the Legal 500.

  • The Corporate Team is ranked Tier 1 in The Legal 500.

  • The Corporate Team is ranked Band 2 in Chambers & Partners.

  • Corporate and Commercial Team of the Year
    Wales Legal Awards 2020