Christian Abouchaker 

Christian Abouchaker

Montréal
1000 Sherbrooke Street West
Suite 2700
Montréal, Québec H3A 3G4

t: 514.987.5086
e: christian.abouchaker@mcmillan.ca

overview

Christian Abouchaker is an Associate with McMillan’s Business Law Group. He is building a practice focused on mergers and acquisitions and general corporate transactions. 

After completing his articles with the firm, Christian pursued a Juris Doctor at Université de Montréal. He also holds three years of combined experience with the Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy of Canada, where he acquired significant experience analyzing and investigating legal and business information when dealing with various stakeholders in the bankruptcy process.

Christian then moved his practice to New York, pursuing an LL.M. at New York University School of Law with a focus on corporate law and privacy. He then acted as a consultant to a start-up social media company as well as boutique legal practices, offering legal support on corporate law and intellectual property matters. He was recently admitted to the New York State Bar. 

During his legal studies, Christian served as a law clerk to the Honourable Pierre J. Dalphond at the Court of Appeal of Québec

Publications

Limited Protection of Dependents' Personal Information in Group Insurance Matters

Education

  • New York University School of Law, Advanced Professional Certificate in Law & Business - 2017
  • New York University School of Law, LL.M. - 2017
  • Université de Montréal, J.D. - 2016
  • Université du Québec à Montréal, LL.B. - 2014

Year Of Call

  • Called to the New York bar - 2018
  • Called to the Province of Québec (Barreau du Québec) bar - 2015

Practices

business law
entertainment and media
intellectual property
investments and acquisitions
licensing
mergers and acquisitions
privacy and data protection
restructuring and insolvency

Industries

banking, finance and insurance
information technology
manufacturing, distribution and retail
media, communications and entertainment

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Young Bar of Montréal
  • New York State Bar Association

Awards & Rankings

  • Academic Excellence Scholarship, Université du Québec à Montréal (2013)
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Christian Abouchaker is an Associate with McMillan’s Business Law Group. He is building a practice focused on mergers and acquisitions and general corporate transactions. 

After completing his articles with the firm, Christian pursued a Juris Doctor at Université de Montréal. He also holds three years of combined experience with the Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy of Canada, where he acquired significant experience analyzing and investigating legal and business information when dealing with various stakeholders in the bankruptcy process.

Christian then moved his practice to New York, pursuing an LL.M. at New York University School of Law with a focus on corporate law and privacy. He then acted as a consultant to a start-up social media company as well as boutique legal practices, offering legal support on corporate law and intellectual property matters. He was recently admitted to the New York State Bar. 

During his legal studies, Christian served as a law clerk to the Honourable Pierre J. Dalphond at the Court of Appeal of Québec