Christopher Lawrence Partner

Christopher has over 20 years’ experience advising on a broad range of banking transactions.

Christopher advises private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies, investment funds, corporates and special situation lenders on domestic and cross-border acquisition finance, investment grade, corporate and subordinated loans, fund finance, debt restructuring and security, intercreditor and insolvency issues.

He also advises debtor and creditor stakeholders on restructuring and insolvency transactions and hedge funds and managed account platforms on their derivative, trading and prime brokerage needs.

What people are saying


"'Excellent' team head Christopher Lawrence has deeply entrenched relationships with private equity sponsors."

The UK Legal 500 2017

"Very detail oriented and [had a] good understanding of the context of the financing we were negotiating. Very responsive and quickly available."

IFLR1000 UK 2016

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