Gross McGinley LLP


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


  • Pennsylvania
  • 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

Professional Associations

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Bar Association of Lehigh County
  • Transactional Law Committee


Tax Law

Practice Spotlight: Tax Law

Gross McGinley’s Tax Law Group provides counsel to the firm’s clients through various federal, state and local taxation matters. We work closely with our clients to review their tax planning objectives a… Read More


Industry Spotlight: Municipal

Gross McGinley offers a full range of legal services to local municipalities. Our attorneys represent Lehigh Valley local governments, planning boards, zoning boards, cities, and counties in real estate, lan… Read More

Sign up for Legal Updates

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Next Previous
View All Attorneys
View All Practice Areas
View Blog