Chris has a broad-based practice focusing on the tax aspects of domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, divestitures and spin-offs. He also advises clients on tax aspects of securities issuances and investment fund formation, as well as investments in private equity funds, hedge funds, real estate investment funds and other joint venture investment structures.
Chris has recently been involved in representing Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, BMO Bank of Montreal and Brookfield Asset Management.
Under 10 Club: Proposed Regulations on the New Section 199A
New York State Bar Association, Tax Section
Before joining Torys, Chris was a tax associate at a large law firm in New York, where his practice focused on tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions and formation of private equity funds.