- Ontario (2012)
- University of Toronto (2012) JD (Honours)
- London School of Economics and Political Science (2006) MSc in International relations (Merit)
- University of British Columbia (2005) BA Political Science with International Relations (Honours)
is a lawyer at Lenczner Slaght.
Chris has a broad litigation practice, with a focus on commercial litigation, shareholder disputes and securities law matters.
Prior to joining Lenczner Slaght, Chris practiced with a leading international Canadian firm as a corporate transactional lawyer in Toronto and London, UK, specializing in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and general corporate commercial matters.
Chris graduated with honours from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, in 2011. While in law school Chris participated in the 2010 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, receiving an oralist award. Chris also received a course prize in Canadian income tax law, and studied a term abroad at the University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law.
Before attending law school Chris completed a masters in international relations at the London School of Economics, worked at NATO headquarters in Brussels, and at the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade in Ottawa.
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Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition (2010)
Third place oralist, Canadian rounds.
ABA Client Counseling Competition (2009)
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP Prize in Taxation (2009)
Fasken Martineau Moot on International Law (2009)
First place team, distinguished oralist prize.