Christopher F. Graham

Chris Graham has been practicing bankruptcy and insolvency-related law since 1982. He primarily represents secured creditors in Chapter 11 matters, but also acts as counsel to creditors and shareholders, purchasers at bankruptcy 363 sales, outside members of boards of directors of Chapter 11 debtors-in-process, mezzanine lenders, trustees, receivers, state regulatory agencies, foreign liquidators in international cases, and debtors-in-possession. Chris is a recognized authority on Chapter 11 cramdown plans and defenses, and Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy cases.

Chris has handled complicated real-estate foreclosures and related litigation in the New York courts against hotels, commercial office buildings, co-ops, condos, and construction sites. He has also counseled receivers in both state and federal receivership matters involving real-estate, mortgage-backed securities, and asset-backed securities, and handles related Uniform Commercial Code foreclosures on equity interests and common stock.

Since 1999, Chris has served as an adjunct professor of bankruptcy law at St. John’s University School of Law in New York.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Bankruptcy & Restructuring and 2) Litigation
Law School University of Pennsylvania Law School, Penn Law (J.D.,1982)
Education Georgetown University (B.S.B.A.,1979)
Bar Member / Association New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, LLC
LinkedIn Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopher-graham-a09949b
Relevant Jobs
Junior Litigation Attorney
USA-NY-White Plains

Junior Litigation Attorney. We are seeking applications for a junior associate position. Our firm represents shareholders in class actions, derivative litigation, and related matters. Candidates must ...

Apply now

Conflicts Attorney
USA-NY-White Plains

Conflicts Attorney Responsibilities. Manage and monitor potential conflicts of interest and risk management issues to help the firm avoid possible legal conflicts and business issues. Work closely wi...

Apply now

Associate Counsel
USA-NY-White Plains

Associate Counsel The candidate will be representing clients accused of felonies in Westchester County. Should be Attorney admitted to practice law in New York with 0-3 years of experience. Deadli...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
Benjamin P. Smith
Benjamin P. Smith

Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.

Brian M. Jazaeri
Brian M. Jazaeri

Brian M. Jazaeri is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. Mr. Jazaeri represents clients in complex commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on class action matters and financial services, healthcare and technology litigation.

Brian W. Shaffer
Brian W. Shaffer

Brian W. Shaffer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice, co-chair of the firm’s medical device litigation practice, and hiring partner for the Philadelphia office.