Christopher Beardmore | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Christopher Beardmore

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 1741

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Overview

Chris is a corporate associate in the Firm's London office. He has a wide variety of experience advising on corporate transactions, including cross-border public and private mergers and acquisitions, disposals, private equity transactions and joint ventures.

Chris has recently spent six months working in the Bank Finance department of the Firm's New York office.

Prior to joining White & Case, Chris worked as a Legal Officer for the Registry of the Board of Appeal of the European Chemicals Agency, based in Helsinki.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • Legal Practice Course, University of Law
  • LLM, International Trade and Commercial Law, University of Durham
  • BSc, Chemistry and Law, University of Bristol

Languages

  • English

Experience

Legrand S.A., the CAC-listed French electronics group on its acquisition of CP Electronics Limited, the UK's leading manufacturer of lighting control systems.

Afren plc on its proposed US$1.7 billion capital restructuring, including the provision of US$350m in new high yield notes, debt for equity swap and secondary offering of shares.