Christopher M. W. Pioch is an associate at Dunnington working in the corporate, litigation, arbitration and mediation and intellectual property, advertising, art and fashion law practice areas.  Prior to joining Dunnington, Mr. Pioch was an associate at an AmLaw 100 firm and clerked for the Hon. Eileen Bransten of the Commercial Division of the New York Supreme Court.

Mr. Pioch’s practice focuses on complex commercial disputes including securities disputes, business contract disputes, intellectual property disputes, corporate governance disputes, and general litigation.  Additionally, Mr. Pioch also advises on regulatory issues including trade sanctions, foreign agents’ registration (FARA), and anti-money laundering compliance.

Mr. Pioch is admitted to practice in the states of New York and New Jersey as well as in the District Courts for the Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York, and in the District of New Jersey.

Mr. Pioch received his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law where he was a Notes and Articles Editor for the International Law Journal.  Mr. Pioch is an active member of the New York City Bar Association where he co-chairs its Task Force on the Independence of Lawyers and Judges.