Christopher R. Gresh

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Christopher R. Gresh is a member of Moses & Singer's Business Reorganization, Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights; Corporate Trust; and Litigation practice groups. 

Chris regularly represents secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, official committees of unsecured creditors, trustees, indenture trustees, purchasers of distressed assets, and other parties in interest in a wide range of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights matters, including restructurings, liquidations, and distressed asset sales.  He has been involved in Chapter 11 cases, out-of-court workouts, and cross-border insolvency proceedings across a diverse range of industries, including healthcare, transportation, shipping, retail, manufacturing, and automotive.

Chris has experience representing entities in connection with various corporate and commercial matters, including with the structuring, negotiation, and execution of business transactions.  He has guided both buyers and sellers through transactions involving the purchase and sale of assets and commercial real estate.  Chris has also represented entities with respect to foreclosure sales under Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code.

In addition, Chris has participated in a wide variety of litigation in federal and state courts involving corporate and commercial disputes and bankruptcy-related matters.  He has successfully represented defendants in fraudulent conveyance and preference litigation in Bankruptcy Courts in New York, New Jersey, and other jurisdictions.

While in law school at Syracuse University College of Law, Chris was a legal extern for the Honorable David N. Hurd of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York.

Law School Activities/Honors

- Associate Editor, Syracuse Law Review

- Associate Editor, Syracuse Science & Technology Reporter

- Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna, Austria

- Order of the Coif

- CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Bankruptcy Law

Publications

Recent Developments and Noteworthy Decisions Regarding Sections 501 and 502 of the Bankruptcy Code, Norton Annual Survey of Bankruptcy Law (2011 – 2016 Editions)

Addressing the Unexpected Preference Risk for Creditors Paid Pre-Petition Claims Pursuant to Court Order, Moses & Singer Update (July 2012)

- Three People Filed an Involuntary Chapter 11 Petition Against the U.S. Treasury Department: Analyzing the Petition, Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law (July/August 2010)

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Biography

Christopher R. Gresh is a member of Moses & Singer's Business Reorganization, Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights; Corporate Trust; and Litigation practice groups. 

Chris regularly represents secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, official committees of unsecured creditors, trustees, indenture trustees, purchasers of distressed assets, and other parties in interest in a wide range of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights matters, including restructurings, liquidations, and distressed asset sales.  He has been involved in Chapter 11 cases, out-of-court workouts, and cross-border insolvency proceedings across a diverse range of industries, including healthcare, transportation, shipping, retail, manufacturing, and automotive.

Chris has experience representing entities in connection with various corporate and commercial matters, including with the structuring, negotiation, and execution of business transactions.  He has guided both buyers and sellers through transactions involving the purchase and sale of assets and commercial real estate.  Chris has also represented entities with respect to foreclosure sales under Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code.

In addition, Chris has participated in a wide variety of litigation in federal and state courts involving corporate and commercial disputes and bankruptcy-related matters.  He has successfully represented defendants in fraudulent conveyance and preference litigation in Bankruptcy Courts in New York, New Jersey, and other jurisdictions.

While in law school at Syracuse University College of Law, Chris was a legal extern for the Honorable David N. Hurd of the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York.

Law School Activities/Honors

- Associate Editor, Syracuse Law Review

- Associate Editor, Syracuse Science & Technology Reporter

- Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna, Austria

- Order of the Coif

- CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Bankruptcy Law

Publications

Recent Developments and Noteworthy Decisions Regarding Sections 501 and 502 of the Bankruptcy Code, Norton Annual Survey of Bankruptcy Law (2011 – 2016 Editions)

Addressing the Unexpected Preference Risk for Creditors Paid Pre-Petition Claims Pursuant to Court Order, Moses & Singer Update (July 2012)

- Three People Filed an Involuntary Chapter 11 Petition Against the U.S. Treasury Department: Analyzing the Petition, Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law (July/August 2010)

Education
  • Syracuse University College of Law (J.D., magna cum laude)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (B.A.)
Bar/Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania