Christian Gauthier advises local and international clients on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and securities law matters. He assists acquirors, target companies, and venture and private equity funds with the acquisition and sale of public and private entities (including by way of takeover bid, arrangements, amalgamations and asset transfers), initial and secondary public offerings of debt and equity, private placements, joint-ventures, reorganizations, restructurings, and proxy battles in energy, mining, technology, media and telecom, financial, real estate, retail and other industries.
Christian was an adjunct professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Western Ontario, where he co-taught "The Art of the Deal" from 2010 to 2012 and an adjunct professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, where he co-taught Canadian Business Associations to international students in Osgoode's Professional LL.M. program. Christian was a special lecturer in the Faculty of Law at Queen's University, where he co-taught a seminar on advanced corporate law from 2008 to 2010.
In 2005, Christian completed a 6-month secondment to the Corporate Finance Branch of the Ontario Securities Commission, where he was responsible for reviewing and commenting on prospectuses and applications for discretionary exemptions.