Christopher R. Gresh
Christopher R. Gresh is a member of Gross McGinley’s Business Services Group. Using the legal skills and solid business sense he has developed during his more than thirteen years of practice, Chris provides businesses with timely and trusted guidance. He develops creative solutions to help businesses protect their interests, meet their goals, and solve problems, all in a results-oriented and cost-effective manner. Chris strives to attain a deep understanding of his clients’ overall businesses, enabling him to offer thorough yet efficient legal counsel.
Chris regularly represents businesses of all sizes across diverse industries. He assists them with the structuring, negotiation and execution of business transactions and in a wide range of corporate and commercial matters, including business formation and financing, mergers and acquisitions, internal structuring and governance, employment and compensation-related issues, general business matters, and commercial contracts. Chris has substantial experience guiding both buyers and sellers through complex transactions involving the purchase and sale of assets. He also has represented entities in connection with foreclosure sales under the Uniform Commercial Code. In addition, Chris represents clients in the purchase and sale of commercial real estate, and provides guidance in leasing and financing matters.
Chris also has substantial experience representing secured and unsecured creditors in a wide range of issues involving corporate bankruptcy and creditors’ rights. He has been involved in many corporate restructurings, distressed asset sales, and liquidations. He has regularly appeared before Bankruptcy Courts in New York, New Jersey, and other jurisdictions. In addition, Chris has extensive experience representing creditors in defending preference and fraudulent transfer litigation, and has regularly obtained outstanding results for creditors.
Prior to joining Gross McGinley, Chris practiced law for more than thirteen years with a reputable New York City law firm. He is a Lehigh Valley native and is excited to use his experience to help area businesses protect their interests and achieve their goals.
Areas of Practice
- New Jersey
- New York
- U.S. District Court
- ↳District of New Jersey
- ↳Eastern District of New York
- ↳Southern District of New York
- Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2005
- Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 2002
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Bar Association of Lehigh County
- ↳Transactional Law Committee
- "Recent Developments and Noteworthy Decisions Regarding Sections 501 and 502 of the Bankruptcy Code", Norton Annual Survey of Bankruptcy Law, 2011-2016 Editions
- "Three People Filed an Involuntary Chapter 11 Petition Against the U.S. Treasury Department: Analyzing the Petition", Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law, 2010
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