Owner Biography – Christopher Boies
Christopher Boies, David Boies, Mitch and Tracey Hawkins and the Boies family, partnered to create Hawk and Horse Vineyards.
Christopher Boies shares his passion for the law with his passion for wine. At the winery, Mr. Boies plays an active role in finance, distribution and winemaking decisions.
Along with being one of the founders of Hawk and Horse Vineyards, Mr. Boies is a partner at the law firm of Boies, Schiller & Flexner. His main practice areas include mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and corporate governance work. Mr. Boies heads the firm's Corporate practice, which he developed, and is also a member of the firm's Executive Committee.
Since joining Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP in 1998, Mr. Boies has represented a multitude of prominent corporate and individual clients including: several major energy companies, numerous international financial and investment groups, a variety of manufacturing and industrial concerns and public and private company Boards of Directors in a number of important transactional matters involving mergers and acquisitions advisory work, project and corporate finance matters, corporate governance advice and contract interpretation, construction and amendment issues.
Prior to joining Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP, Mr. Boies was an investment banking associate in the Project Finance group at Credit Suisse First Boston and an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York City.
Christopher resides in New York. When not in the office, winery or vineyard, Christopher enjoys travel and spending time with his family.