Christopher Nixon is a partner in the Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions Group and head of the national China Coverage Group. His practice focuses on business law, with an emphasis on cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, joint ventures, corporate and trust reorganizations and corporate governance. His practice involves both transactional and advisory assignments, representing, among others, oil and gas exploration and oilfield service entities, investment funds and investment dealers in Canada, the US, Europe and Asia. Mr. Nixon is recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada, Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers Canada Guide, IFLR1000, 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.