Chris O’Brien

Area of expertise

Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Financial Services, Infrastructure, Insolvency and Reconstruction, Lending and taking Security, Public Private Partnerships, Turnaround and Workouts


LLM (Merit) University College of London, 1994 LLB University of Otago, 1991 BA University of Otago, 1991

About Chris

Chris is a banking and financial services legal expert with particular talent in advising banks, major corporates, and trustee companies on corporate finance, cross-border leveraged lease transactions and retail debt offers.

Chris has wide experience advising banks, financial institutions and major corporates on the full range of financing transactions, including syndicated facilities, project finance facilities, acquisition finance facilities and working capital facilities as well as advising and assisting major corporates with the introduction of new corporate lenders.