Christopher Jones

Partner Guernsey
Christopher Jones
Extremely responsive and proactive’ ‘gives practical advice and support throughout transactions Legal 500 UK 2019

Overview

Christopher advises financial institutions, investment funds and corporate clients on a broad range of multi-jurisdictional transactions. He has extensive experience in respect of banking and finance, derivatives, restructuring, corporate and commercial matters, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and listings.
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  • Background & experience

    Christopher advises financial institutions, investment funds and corporate clients on a broad range of multi-jurisdictional transactions. He has extensive experience in respect of banking and finance, derivatives, restructuring, corporate and commercial matters, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and listings.

    He joined in January 2010 from international law firms Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and Slaughter and May.

    Recent transactions include advising Wells Fargo Bank International in respect of the amendment to a €215 million term facility made available to the Shurgard Self Storage Group. Christopher also regularly advises global investment banks in respect of industry standard documentation produced by the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, the International Capital Market Association and the International Securities Lending Association.

    Christopher is the author of the Guernsey chapter of The Acquisition and Leveraged Finance Review.

    Christopher is an advocate of the Royal Court of Guernsey, a solicitor in England and Wales and a member of the Bar of New York.

    Admitted in:

    2015 - Guernsey
    1998 - England & Wales

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  • Recognition

    Extremely responsive and proactive’ ‘gives practical advice and support throughout transactions Legal 500 UK 2019
    Highly regarded IFLR 1000 2018
    He was very responsive and he really knew the law and knew what he was talking about. I had a lot of faith in him. Client feedback
    He gives a very comprehensive scope of work, which is very helpful. Client feedback
    I found him to be an excellent lawyer. Client feedback