Chris Giordano concentrates his practice on mergers and acquisitions and corporate counselling for private and publicly traded companies, private equity funds and their portfolio companies.

His clients include W.P. Carey & Co. Inc., Aphria Inc., Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, The Hain Celestial Group and Great Point Partners.

Chris advises clients on topics ranging from acquisitions and divestitures to securities law and general corporate matters, and he regularly represents various REIT sponsors in connection with their M&A activities. Significantly, his practice includes advising companies and their boards on corporate governance and strategic matters, including defending against activist investors. Chris also has deep experience representing private equity funds in their investment activities, including transaction structuring, equity-sponsor buyouts, early and later round financings and liquidity events.

Chris is a Regional Practice Group Leader, heading the New York Corporate department.