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Chris Brierley

A partner in RPC's Corporate team, Chris advises clients on strategic corporate matters and transactions in the UK and internationally.

Chris' practice covers private M&A, private equity, investments in unlisted companies and joint ventures.

With almost 20 years' experience as a corporate lawyer, Chris has a wide practice covering multiple industries including particular expertise in financial services, insurance and technology. 

Relevant work

  • Regularly advises Assured Partners and Howden on a range of strategic corporate transactions in the insurance sector
  • Advises private investment firm JRJ and its portfolio companies on transactions and other matters, primarily in the financial services sector
  • Advised Insightful Technology, a provider of digital compliance solutions in financial services, on a strategic investment by, and commercial collaboration with, Bloomberg
  • Advised the shareholders of A Productions on its purchase by Cyber Group Studios, a French TV company
  • Advised Hanzo Archives on an investment by Recurring Capital Partners

Directory quotes

"Chris Brierley is responsive, has excellent judgement and clearly explains technical legal matters to non-legal investors." - Legal 500 UK 2024

"Chris Brierley: attentive to client needs, careful, sharp, quick and efficient, easy-going." - The Legal 500, 2022

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