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Provided by Christopher Mort

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Chris advises on mergers, acquisitions and stock exchange listings. He also heads Freshfields global sports and gaming practice. Chris has advised on the IPOs of more than 30 FTSE companies, many rescue and other rights issues and on international IPOs in countries from Norway to South Africa. His M&A work includes the last change of control at each of Liverpool, Newcastle United and West Ham football clubs and the recent public takeover of Ted Baker and defence of the bids for Entain.

Career

Chris joined Freshfields in 1989 and became a partner in 1998. He is also the former executive chairman of Newcastle United Football Club.

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Capital Markets: Equity - London (Firms)
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Band 4

Christopher Mort has a public company-focused practice in which he advises on ECM as well as M&A.

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