Chris is a Partner at Leeds Day and specialises in Commercial real estate.
He is an expert in investment and occupier transactions including: landlord & tenant, business lease renewals and new lease negotiations, legal management of portfolios and acquisitions & disposals of freehold and leasehold property, including SIPP/SSAS schemes. Chris is also an expert in land development and strategic site projects including: overage, promotion agreements, option and pre-emption agreements, collaboration agreements/JVs, associated finance/secured lending property tax issues.
Chris completed his legal practice course at the Inns of Court School of Law and qualified as a solicitor in 2004 after completing his training at Healys LLP. He then moved to Eversheds LLP before joining Leeds Day.
Outside of work, Chris enjoys cross-country mountain biking, Motorsport, rugby, cricket, golf and photography. He is an active member of St. Neots Round Table (441). Chris is married with three young daughters and has been a trustee/director and Honorary Secretary of Magpas Air Ambulance charity since 2008. He is immensely proud to have seen how Magpas has grown and to have witnessed the innumerous lives saved by the incredible team at Magpas Air Ambulance – all the way through from administrative support and fundraising to clinical service delivery.