Christopher Reed

Christopher Reed

Group Partner*

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Christopher Reed is a Group Partner* in Walkers' Jersey office. He joined Walkers in 2018 and is a member of the Investment Funds and Corporate Groups.

Christopher assists a broad range of clients, including international corporations, private equity investors, sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, investment managers, sponsors and administrators on fund investment and regulatory matters. He advises on all stages in the life cycle of a fund, from structuring through to establishment, acquisitions, divestments and termination, as well as more general corporate and commercial matters.

He is recognised by Legal 500.

*not admitted in Jersey and not a member of Walkers (Jersey) LLP

Prior to joining Walkers, Christopher worked in the Investment Funds department of another offshore law firm in Jersey and in the corporate departments of leading international law firms, Latham & Watkins, Allen & Overy and Squire Sanders (now Squire Patton Boggs) in London and Moscow.

Admitted In:
England and Wales (not practising)

*not admitted in Jersey and not a member of Walkers (Jersey) LLP

Bachelor of Laws LLB (Hons), University of Leicester, UK
Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (Commendation), BPP Law School, London, UK

2022 Legal 500 - Corporate & Commercial - Recommended Lawyer - "First class lawyer, strong technical skills and considerable experience in corporate work."

2021 Legal 500 – Investment Funds - Recommended Lawyer - "Christopher Reed stands out as being technically strong, responsive and focused on finding solutions."

2020 IFLR 1000 - Notable Practitioner

2020 Legal 500 – Investment Funds - Recommended Lawyer

2020 Legal 500 - Corporate and Commercial - Recommended Lawyer

2018 Legal 500 - Investment Funds - Recommended Laywer - Jersey 

2015 Chambers Europe - Associate to watch - "Christopher Reed advises on a range of transactional matters, with a particular focus on private equity work. 'He is commercially sound, has strong drafting skills and is a hard worker," according to a client'."

2014 Chambers Europe - Associate to watch - "Christopher Reed is commended by clients for his 'impressive dedication, technical knowledge and strong negotiation skills'."

Christopher is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales.