Chris Flood is the MaRS LegalX industry expert on the People’s Republic of China.

Chris is Counsel at Blakes and advises Canadian and international clients on a broad range of transactions, focusing on public and private mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital investments, joint ventures and restructurings.

He has extensive experience advising Asian corporate and financial investors on M&A and other investment transactions in Canada and internationally. He also advises international investors on their investments in China and elsewhere in Asia.

Before recently returning to Canada, Chris practiced law for over a decade in Beijing.