Professionals

Christopher Cooksey, Esq.

Personal Information

  • Position: Associate
  • Practice Area: Corporate & Securities, Intellectual Property
  • Phone: 516-599-0888
  • Email: ccooksey@frblaw.com

Professional Experience

Christopher’s experience as a corporate employee, and later a transactional attorney within an AM Law 100 firm and a mid-sized Manhattan firm, provides him with an in-depth understanding of the legal and corporate issues facing the modern business. In addition, Christopher’s extensive training — covering both continental Europe and the United States — combined with practical, foreign-language capabilities ensures that he provides a truly global perspective. His areas of competency range from corporate governance to securities and M&A.

Education

  • New York University School of Law, Juris Doctor
  • University of California at Irvine, Bachelor of Science in Business Economics
    • magna cum laude
  • Sciences Politique École de Droit, Semester Abroad

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York 

Professional Affiliations

  • New York City Bar Association
    • Member, Fashion Law Committee
  • New York State Bar Association

Publications

  • Christopher Cooksey et al., The Open Government Partnership Beyond the Nation State: The Case of the European Union (June 10, 2017). Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2984219

Additional Languages

  • French
  • German

Areas of Concentration

  • Corporate & Securities – Corporate Governance
  • Corporate & Securities – Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate & Securities – Securities
  • Intellectual Property

Contact Me