Christopher Owen > Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP
125 WOOD STREET
LONDON
EC2V 7AW
England

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Chris specialises in advising both in relation to mid-market corporate finance transactions (including takeovers, mergers and acquisitions, reconstructions, public issues on AIM and securities regulations generally) and on a range of wealth advisory issues. He works extensively with overseas clients on inward UK investment work and has considerable experience of acting on cross-border transactions. Chris also provides advice to individuals, family offices and private banks. His particular focus is in working on wealth protection and succession issues for owner managers and family businesses.

Career

Articled Slaughter and May; qualified 1984; Slaughter and May 1981-89; Macfarlanes 1989-90; Manches LLP since 1990; partner 1991.

Languages

Fluent French.

Memberships

Committee member of the European Regional Forum of the International Bar Association.

Education

Merchant Taylors School, Crosby; University College, Cardiff (1980 LLB); Nottingham Law School MBA in Legal Practice; Advanced STEP Certificate.