Christopher L. Paolino

Associate

New York

(212) 453-3958

(212) 509-9492

Recent News:

Cozen O’Connor Bolsters Commercial Litigation Practice with the Addition of Veteran Litigator Jeremy E. Deutsch and Team

Joining with him will be Christian V. Cangiano, of counsel, Elliot J. Coz, counsel, and Eric W. Huang, Christopher Paolino, and Ian Bain as associates.

Chris counsels his clients across the full spectrum of their business needs, including commercial litigation and arbitration, corporate and transactional work. Chris has played an integral role in case development, research, and drafting of key documents in cases involving alcoholic beverages, securities, general financial services, construction, debt service, and real estate, construction, EB-5 funding, oil and gas, trade secrets, and usury law. His practice also covers all areas of corporate transactional work including, mergers and acquisitions, sales and leases, employment agreements and terminations, and commercial transactions.

Prior to joining the firm, Chris was an associate and summer associate at a national law firm where he contributed to the litigation team strategy by researching and drafting summary reports on matters pertaining to corporate, securities, broker-dealer, contract, bankruptcy, employment, and procedural law.

Chris earned his bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, his M.B.A., and his law degree, cum laude, from Fordham University.

Experience

News

Cozen O’Connor Bolsters Commercial Litigation Practice with the Addition of Veteran Litigator Jeremy E. Deutsch and Team

June 07, 2021

Joining with him will be Christian V. Cangiano, of counsel, Elliot J. Coz, counsel, and Eric W. Huang, Christopher Paolino, and Ian Bain as associates.

Education

  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2014
  • Fordham University, M.B.A., 2010
  • Fordham University, B.S., summa cum laude, 2009
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court -- New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court -- Southern District of New York

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