Chris Smale

Partner Tax
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Chris Smale is a tax partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. He focuses on structuring, reorganisations and private M&A transactions. In addition to working in private practice, Chris has extensive front office, in-house structuring and in-house legal experience.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2006, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • Nottingham Law SchoolLegal Practice Course2003
  • King’s College, University of CambridgeB.A., LawHons2002