Chris advises Canadian and international clients on a broad range of transactions, focusing on public and private mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital investments, joint ventures and restructurings.
He has extensive experience advising Asian corporate and financial investors on M&A and other investment transactions in Canada and internationally. He also advises international investors on their investments in China and elsewhere in Asia.
For almost eight years beginning in 2005, he was based in Beijing, where he advised Chinese and international clients on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, complex joint ventures, and private equity investments while working with leading U.S.-based international law firms. Before moving to China, he practised corporate law in Toronto for five years with another leading Canadian law firm.