Christopher A. Delfino

Christopher A. Delfino

Partner

Chris Delfino has developed a successful practice serving as general and corporate counsel to numerous businesses and nonprofit/tax-exempt organizations.

He advises these organization’s boards of directors and officers on corporate governance, fiduciary duties and conflict of interest matters.  He also is lead counsel on a wide variety of transactional matters including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate finance and complex commercial agreements.  Chris brings business-oriented approaches and solutions to the legal and transactional matters facing his clients.  He works hard to  understand his clients’ business, goals, strategy and vision. In doing so, Chris has become a trusted advisor and a critical resource for his clients’ management teams.


Professional, Community And Pro Bono Involvement

  • Member of Executive Committee and Board of Directors, Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Board of Directors and Chair, Governance Committee, Downtown Sacramento Partnership
  • Member, International Advisory Board, McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific
  • Member, Class XIV, American Leadership Forum, Mountain Valley Chapter
  • Former Co-Chair, California State Bar Corporations Committee

Honors And Rankings

  • Selected Best of the Bar, Corporate Attorney, Sacramento Business Journal 2013
  • Awarded Business Volunteer of the Year, Sacramento Arts and Business Council, 2005

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