Recognized as one of BTI’s “Client Service All-Stars,” Christina focuses her practice on general corporate and securities matters, including representing issuers and investment banks in capital markets and leveraged finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions and counseling public companies regarding disclosure, corporate governance, and other securities law and compliance issues. Christina has particular experience advising on corporate and securities transactions involving real estate investment trusts (REITs). She regularly counsels companies on SEC compliance matters and advises management teams and boards on corporate governance and other securities law and compliance issues. Christina has experience in a variety of industries, including real estate, automotive, retail and consumer products, and electric power and utilities, among others. She has particular experience advising issuers and underwriters on corporate and securities transactions involving REITs.
Honors & Awards
Christina was named a BTI Client Service All-Star Attorney in 2018 and has been named an “Illinois Rising Star” by Super Lawyers since 2016. Additionally, IFLR1000 2019 recognized Christina as a "Notable Practitioner" for Capital Markets: Equity and M&A.
Christina serves as a member of the Planning Committee for the Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute at Northwestern University. She serves on the firm’s Hiring Committee and Associate Evaluation Committee.
Christina is a member of the National Association of Women Lawyers and the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT).
Christina received a B.A. in 2005 in History and Political Science from George Washington University and a J.D. in 2008 from William & Mary School of Law, where she was Articles Editor of the William and Mary Law Review and served as a member of the William & Mary National Moot Court Team.
Publications & Speaking Engagements
Christina is a regular speaker and writer on various capital markets and securities topics, including most recently speaking about SEC Disclosure Developments at the 38th Annual Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate and Securities Law Institute at Northwestern University. She is also the co-author of the Bloomberg BNA Corporate Practice Series portfolio “The Board of Directors.”