Chris McLaughlin


Chris McLaughlin
Chris McLaughlin is a Banking partner in London.

Chris has experience advising major financial institutions, private equity sponsors and corporates on a variety of cross-border financings, with a particular focus on acquisition and leveraged finance transactions.

Chris is also experienced in advising non-bank lenders in both new money and distressed situations.

Chris is a recommended lawyer for Acquisition Finance in Legal 500 UK and is listed as a Leading Lawyer for Banking in IFLR1000 UK.

Representative experience includes finance advice in connection with:

  • 21st Century Fox’s bid for Sky plc
  • Emerald Investments’ bid for Punch Taverns plc
  • PAI Partners’ acquisitions of Atos Medical and Ethypharm
  • Hellman & Friedman’s acquisitions of Securitas Direct and TeamSystem
  • HgCapital’s acquisition of Evaluate Pharma
  • Goldman Sachs’ and Koch Industries’ acquisition of Flint Group
  • The merger of the coffee assets of D.E. Master Blenders/Mondelez International

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