Chris is an Associate in our Corporate team. He has more than 13 years’ experience in the field and is qualified in English and Scottish law.
Chris practised as a solicitor for 6 years in Newcastle upon Tyne prior to joining Gillespie Macandrew and retains strong links with the north east of England.
He has a broad range of corporate and commercial experience, including in particular in the tech sector where he has worked with several clients from early stage to exit.
Chris regularly advises on private equity investments and share and business sales. He also has significant experience of reorganisations including capital reductions and schemes of arrangement. In addition to corporate deals, Chris has extensive experience of commercial agreements, including international trade agreements and intellectual property licences.
Memberships and accreditations
Chris is an ICSA Chartered Company Secretary and the only dual English and Scottish qualified notary in Edinburgh.