Chris Hale is an analyst in the mergers and acquisitions department at J.P. Morgan. Chris holds an L.L.B. in law from the University College Cork, an L.L.M. in financial regulation from the University College London, and an M.B.A from the Darden School of Business at U.Va. Prior to obtaining his M.B.A., Chris joined J.P. Morgan and undertook several European postings with the firm before moving to their headquarters in New York and qualifying as an attorney there.