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Christopher T. Hines

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  • Columbia Law School, New York, New York
    • J.D. - 2002
    • Honors: Editor – Columbia Journal of Asian Law
  • Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1998
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Elected to Phi Beta Kappa


  • Japanese
  • English


Christopher T. Hines advises technology companies in all manner of their business affairs, including mergers and acquisitions, venture capital and other private equity financings, securities compliance and disclosure obligations, international business activities, and commercial and technology transactions. In particular, he has represented companies at all stages of development (from start-up to M&A exit) and has expertise in domestic and cross-border transactions. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Hines practiced in the New York, London, Tokyo, San Francisco and Washington, D.C. offices of other leading law firms. 

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Governance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Securities Law

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia, 2003
  • California, 2008

Past Positions

  • Shearman & Sterling LLP, Associate
  • Carr & Ferrell LLP, Of Counsel
  • White & Case LLP, Associate
  • Northern Illinois University College of Law, Associate Professor of Law

Current Employment Position

  • Of Counsel