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Chris Staples

Linklaters - London

  • One Silk Street
  • London, Greater London, UK
  • EC2Y 8HQ

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Chris is a Partner advising corporates, banks, funds and governments. He is an experienced commodities practitioner covering a wide range of industry documentation, an acknowledged expert on economic and fiscal instruments for climate and environmental protection and a leading commentator on new approaches to climate finance. He has advised on energy commodity transactions under ISDA, IETA and EFET master agreements, auction platforms and syndicated commodity purchases. He advises on the allocation and management of environmental and climate related risks and liabilities in M&A transactions, and more generally on new investments and private acquisitions in the energy sector.