Christopher W. Morgan, Partner, Skadden
Listed in Business/Corporate, Foreign Legal Consultant, Securities and Corporate Finance, Securities Litigation
- 222 Bay Street Suite 1750 P.O. Box 258 Toronto Ontario M5K 1J5
Law School: LL.B., University of Toronto, 1981
School: B.A.Sc., University of Toronto, 1978
State/Provincial Admissions: New York
Other Admissions: Licensed as a Foreign Legal Consultant in Ontario
Christopher Morgan advises clients on a wide variety of Canada/U.S. cross-border corporate and securities matters.
He represents issuers and underwriters in cross-border public and private equity and debt financings by Canadian entities in the United States and other world securities markets. He advises clients in financings under the Canada/U.S. Multijurisdictional Disclosure System, as well as in a variety of other cross-border public and Rule 144A offerings and private placements. Mr. Morgan routinely represents public companies with respect to disclosure issues, corporate governance and compliance with applicable securities laws.
Mr. Morgan also represents Canadian companies in friendly and hostile cross-border transactions, including tender and exchange offers, mergers, asset acquisitions and divestitures, and reorganizations. In addition, he counsels financial advisors and special committees of directors in such transactions.
Mr. Morgan lectures on cross-border securities law topics and repeatedly has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada for corporate law and Who’s Who Legal for Capital Markets.