Christopher Nixon is a partner in the Calgary office whose practice focuses on business law, with an emphasis on mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance, corporate and trust reorganizations and corporate governance. His practice involves both transactional and advisory assignments, representing, among others, oil and gas exploration corporations, oilfield service corporations, investment funds and investment dealers in Canada, the US, Europe and Asia. He is recognized in Best Lawyers in Canada in the areas of corporate, M&A, corporate governance, securities, oil and gas and leveraged buyouts and private equity law; Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business for corporate/M&A; IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms as a leading lawyer for capital markets and M&A; The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; Lexpert® Guide to the Leading US/Canada Cross-Border Corporate Lawyers in Canada; and The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory. He is a member of the CBA and CalBA. Called to the Alberta Bar in 1980.