Christopher Stewart is a member of White & Case's Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance Group. His practice focuses on financing and developing various transactions in the telecommunications, infrastructure, and oil and gas industries. Mr. Stewart has acted for many of the world's largest institutions and corporate entities in several international commercial transactions and has previous experience advising such clients on various M&A, Private Equity, and Capital Markets related matters.
Before joining White & Case, Mr. Stewart worked as a corporate associate at a prestigious international law firm and he clerked for Judge Reed O'Connor in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas. Mr. Stewart graduated from Notre Dame Law School, where he was leader of Notre Dame Law School's Jessup International Moot Court Team.
During his 1L year, Mr. Stewart was credited as being the only law student in the country to play major Division I college football simultaneously, and prior to graduating from Notre Dame Law School, Mr. Stewart enjoyed an abbreviated career as an Offensive Lineman in the National Football League. Mr. Stewart received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Notre Dame.
Mr. Stewart is admitted to practice in the state of New York and the District of Columbia and is a proud board member of two nonprofit organizations—Play Like a Champion Today and Students Bridging the Information Gap (SBIG).