Chris Donovan

Head of Legal


Chris Donovan

Chris Donovan is a partner and Head of Legal at Outlier Ventures, responsible for driving the firm’s legal strategy and structuring the firm’s investments.

Chris also works closely with Base Camp and Ascent projects helping them navigate through the legal and regulatory complexities of Web3.

Chris joined Outlier Ventures in April 2020 with deep experience working with investment advisory and venture capital firms as legal counsel, and also directly with technology-focused startups both as a co-founder and legal advisor.

He is a qualified UK solicitor with more than 10 years of experience in commercial and corporate law, securities law, data protection, IP, venture financing and blockchain governance and regulation.