Christian Jackson

Corporate; Entertainment, Media & The Arts

Christian Jackson is an Associate in the Firm’s Corporate and Entertainment, Media & The Arts Departments. His practice focuses on both US and international transactions.

Representative Experience

Christian’s practice focuses on corporate and transactional entertainment matters. His practice involves work for clients ranging from individuals to international corporations, operating in industries including film, television and cable, new media, technology, finance, private equity and real estate.

Selected representative matters include:

  • Drafting and negotiation of a wide range of agreements for clients in the entertainment, media, technology, private equity and finance industries
  • Directly advising clients on legal, business and structuring matters relating to financings and acquisitions
  • Represented lead bank and arranger in acquisition financing for the purchase of an entertainment company by one of the world’s largest private equity firms*
  • Represented a Chinese state-owned company in the financing of its acquisition of a global agrochemical company (the largest foreign acquisition by a Chinese company in history)*
  • While at one of the top securities firms in the country, was involved in an IPO, consent solicitation, and debt restructuring as part of his work in capital markets
                 *Transaction handled prior to joining the Firm

Industries

  • Entertainment, Media & The Arts
  • Finance
  • Private Equity
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate
  • Intellectual Property

Education

  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 2013
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, Visiting Student Program, 2013
  • Florida A&M University, B.S., 2006

Admitted

  • New York
  • Not Yet Admitted in California

Professional Affiliations and Civic Involvement

  • New York City Bar Association
  • Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association