Chris Guy

Managing Partner & Head of Corporate

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 managing major projects and problem-solving to resolve issues and 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 Insider Media Dealmaker of the Year for 2021 and the firm is the current Insider Media Corporate Law Firm of the Year for 2024.


What they say

Chris carries the confidence of both clients and advisers and shows great empathy in all transactions. His strengths include deep and relevant experience coupled with great communication skills, combined with good team management”

“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​”

Chris is a trusted legal adviser who is able to address any manner of legal matters”

Chris is simply superb”

Chambers and Partners / Legal 500


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