Christopher Reed

Christopher Reed

Partner, Walkers (CI) LP

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Christopher Reed is a member of Walkers' Investment Funds & Corporate practice group in Jersey.

Christopher assists international corporations, private equity investors, sovereign wealth funds, HNW individuals, investment managers, sponsors and administrators in relation to their M&A activity, general corporate and commercial matters, and investment funds structuring and establishment. He advises on large-scale M&A of private equity and real estate assets, and a significant part of his practice focusses on corporate group restructurings, continuations and mergers for multinational corporations.

Christopher has a particular focus on the Middle East region, heading up Walker's Middle East desk in the Channel Islands offices.

*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.