Chris Christopher is a member of the firm’s Energy and Infrastructure Practice. He advises oil and gas and power companies on a variety of commercial projects and transactions. His practice encompasses the acquisition and divestiture of energy assets and advising on a wide variety of aspects pertaining to energy project development, including joint ventures, construction, operation and maintenance, logistics and transportation, processing and marketing arrangements as they relate to LNG, oil sands, shale gas and power projects.
Chris’ legal expertise is supplemented by five years of business experience in various oil and gas companies.
Chambers & Partners’ Chambers Canada—Leading lawyer in energy: oil & gas (transactional) and energy: power (transactional) (2017-2019)
Best Lawyers’ Best Lawyers in Canada—Leading lawyer in corporate law (2018-2019), energy law (2018-2019), oil & gas law (2019) and natural resources law (2010-2019)
The Legal 500 Canada—Leading lawyer in energy and natural resources: oil and gas (2019)
Chambers & Partners’ Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, The Client’s Guide—Leading Canadian lawyer in energy: power (transactional) (2011-2018) and energy: oil and gas (transactional) (2012-2018)
Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Energy and Environment Lawyers—Leading lawyer (2018)
Law Business Research’s Who’s Who Legal: Canada—Leading lawyer in energy (2013-2017)
Lexpert/Thomson Canada’s Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory—Leading lawyer in energy: oil and gas (2013-2017) and corporate commercial law (2012-2016)
Before joining Torys, Chris was a partner at another major Canadian law firm.