Christopher J.Palmese


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Christopher’s practice focuses on the representation of purchasers, sellers, investors, developers, lenders, tenants, and landlords in all facets of their commercial real estate portfolios.

Christopher was selected to the 2018, 2019, and 2020 New York Metro Rising Stars list published by Super Lawyers (Thomson Reuters). Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor (Thomson Reuters).

Christopher received the Cornerstone Award from Lawyers Alliance for New York in 2019 in recognition of his pro bono contributions throughout his career. He was one of 11 winners in 2019, selected from Lawyers Alliance’s network of over 2,000 volunteers.

Christopher was named an Empire State Counsel Honoree by the New York State Bar Association for his 2017 and 2018 pro bono contributions.

While in law school, Christopher was an intern for the Honorable P. Kevin Castel, United States District Court Judge for the Southern District of New York.

  • JD, St. John's University School of Law

    Dean's list
    American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review senior staff member
    Dean's Merit Scholarship recipient

  • BA, Muhlenberg College
  • New York