Chris is an investment funds partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP and focuses on advising European and global sponsors on the establishment of private funds pursuing a wide variety of investment strategies (including buyout, credit, energy, growth, infrastructure, real estate and venture).
Chris has advised sponsors on traditional fund structures, as well as structures incorporating long-dated, evergreen, multiple currency, and levered/unlevered parallel arrangements. He routinely advises clients on the formation of separately managed accounts, co-investments, management company issues and carried interest schemes. He also has experience in spin-outs and secondaries transactions (including GP-led solutions, fund restructurings, portfolio sales and other liquidity solutions).
Admissions & Qualifications
- 2011, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales
- BPP Law SchoolLegal Practice Course2009
- The University of SheffieldLL.B., European, International & Comparative Law2007