Christina Austria

Christina Austria

Of Counsel

Christina Austria is Of Counsel in the Corporate group at DLA Piper.  Her practice focuses on the full life-cycle representation of technology and emerging growth companies, in a variety of sectors, including aerospace, defense, government services, cybersecurity, data analytics, e-commerce, software, education, life sciences, healthcare and hospitality.  

Christina routinely serves as outside general counsel to clients, assisting them with a broad range of corporate transactions, such as corporate governance matters, debt and equity offerings, commercial transactions, credit facilities, compensation arrangements and entity formation.  

She also works as a strategic advisor to the entrepreneurs, venture capital investors, private equity investors, and strategic corporate investors and acquirers of such companies and has significant experience with structuring, negotiating and advising clients on a wide variety of M&A transactions, including mergers, divestitures and spin-offs, reorganizations, stock purchases, asset transactions and joint ventures. 

Christina has been recognized by Super Lawyers as a "Rising Star."

Bar admissionsDistrict of ColumbiaVirginia
  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2009
    Managing Editor, The Virginia Journal of Social Policy & the Law
  • B.A., University of Virginia, 2006