Christian Fabian is a transactional lawyer and corporate adviser whose practice focuses on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, and corporate and securities law matters.
Christian represents purchasers and sellers of domestic and international businesses in complex public and private mergers, tender offers, stock and asset acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and strategic alliances. He advises clients regarding private equity investments, recapitalizations, private placements of securities and other corporate finance matters, as well as corporate governance and securities law matters.
He has worked with clients in a number of industries, including gaming, telecommunications, automotive, packaging, food, consulting, healthcare, aviation, construction, real estate, chemicals, infrastructure, energy and technology.
Christian was selected to serve a two-year fellowship as part of the 2016 Emerging Leaders Class of the Chicago Council of Global Affairs, an independent, nonpartisan organization rated as the number one think tank to watch by the Global Go To Think Tank Index. He was named a “Client Service All-Star” by BTI Consulting Group in 2015, 2016 and 2017. In 2013-2016, Christian was designated an "Illinois Super Lawyer" by the influential Law & Politics and the publishers of Chicago Magazine. He has also been recognized as an “Honored Member” by Cambridge’s Who’s Who Registry of Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs. Prior to joining Mayer Brown, he held engineering positions with TRW Vehicle Safety Systems, Inc., in Detroit (1989-1992).