Chris Blantern > Tyr > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

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Sovereign Street

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Chris has over 15 years experience and leads the Corporate team at Tyr. Chris acts for a range of clients from small to medium sized enterprises through to large national public and private companies. He advises on a wide range of transactions including acquisitions and disposals (of both shares and assets), management buy-outs and buy-ins, joint ventures, shareholder and partnership agreements, refinancing and reorganisations as well as providing general corporate advice. Chris is recognised as a trusted adviser to his clients and is renowned for his ability to get deals done.


Chris joined Tyr as a Partner in December 2020 to lead the Corporate team.  Chris trained at Eversheds and spent 5 years at Pinsent Masons before moving to LCF Law and then Schofield Sweeney as a partner in 2015.


Hull University (LLB), College of Law, York (LPC) 

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Leeds, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire

(Firms to watch)

Tyr is continuing to build up its corporate and commercial offerings, with Chris Blantern and Luisa D’Alessandro the respective key contacts.

(Next Generation Partners)

Chris Blantern  – Tyr