Mills Selig - People

Mills Selig

People

Chris Guy
Director
T. +44(0) 289044 5411
E. chris.guy@millsselig.com

Chris is one of the leading corporate lawyers in Northern Ireland, specialising in high-value and complex M&A and private equity transactions. As head of the Corporate team, he brings significant value by being able to manage multi-faceted projects and resolve issues in order to deliver the right outcome for clients. 

In addition, Chris has substantial experience in all corporate matters including MBOs/MBIs, investments, joint ventures, corporate restructuring and shareholder arrangements and exits. 

Chris was named Insider Young Dealmaker of the Year in 2015.

Landmarks:

  • advising the partners of Hughes Insurance, one of Northern Ireland’s largest brokers, on the sale of the business to US firm Liberty Insurance
  • advising McAleer & Rushe on the sale of the hotel business known as Holiday Inn, Belfast for a consideration of £18.5 million
  • advising Natural World Products on the sale of its general and commercial waste business to River Ridge Recycling
  • advising iCON Infrastructure LLP on the NI aspects of its acquisition of Firmus Energy

The Verdict

  • First-class commercial lawyer
  • He’s got a good pragmatic approach. He comes across as a deep thinker and has a strong commercial position.
  • heads the pack of Belfast’s next generation of corporate lawyers
  • possesses a strong intellect aligned to a confidence and level
  • headedness that is beyond his years​
  • has a strong commercial position

Chambers & Partners UK and Legal 500

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