Christopher Carty

Herrick Feinstein - New York


2 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016

+1 212 592 5973

40 & Under List

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Christopher Carty is partner in Herrick’s Restructuring & Finance Litigation Department. Christopher’s practice focuses on complex financial litigation, with a concentration in corporate financial restructuring litigation. His practice frequently involves complex litigation, involving valuation disputes, litigation related to capital markets, lender/creditor litigation, capital structure disputes, M&A litigation, disputes among LLC members, exchange offer litigation, and fraudulent transfer litigation.

Christopher’s clients include debtors, creditors, official and ad hoc creditor committees, hedge funds and private equity funds, public and privately held companies, special investigation committees, venture capitalists and other individual professionals. He has extensive experience in high-stakes, complex restructuring litigation in some of the largest chapter 11 cases.

Prior to joining Herrick, Christopher was with Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP.


  • George Washington University Law School (J.D., with honors, 2009)
  • Boston College (B.A., cum laude, 2006)


  • Honoree, 2013 Pro Bono Award, New York Legal Assistance Group, in connection with assisting low-income victims of Superstorm Sandy.
  • Honoree, 2012 Safe Haven Award, Immigration Equality, for excellence in pro bono representation.

Updated July 2023