Christine M Jordan

Associate, New York

Christine M Jordan

Associate, New York

Christine M. Jordan is an associate in Cohen & Gresser’s New York office and a member of the firm’s Litigation & Arbitration practice group. Christine has represented financial institutions, corporations, and individuals in complex litigation before federal and state courts. Christine has experience in disputes in areas such as M&A, securities, contracts, real estate, and bankruptcy.

Super Lawyers has recognized Christine as a Rising Star for general litigation.

Prior to joining Cohen & Gresser, Christine was a litigation associate at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York. She also served as a law clerk for the Honorable P. Kevin Castel of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Christine is a magna cum laude graduate of Cornell Law School, where she was the senior articles editor for the Cornell Law Review and a member of the Order of the Coif. At Cornell, Christine was also the recipient of the Rosenbloom Prize for excellence in law and finance and the Kelly Memorial Prize for best exemplifying the qualities of scholarship, fair play, and good humor. She is a graduate of Columbia University, Columbia College, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in English and Psychology.

Christine M. Jordan is an associate in Cohen & Gresser’s New York office and a member of the firm’s Litigation & Arbitration practice group.…

Education

Cornell Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2017); Columbia University, Columbia College (B.A., 2012)

Bar Admissions

New York State; U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits

Activities and Affiliations

Member, Federal Bar Council American Inn of Court and First Decade Committee

Cohen & Gresser is pleased to announce that 29 of the firm's lawyers are included on the 2023 New York Metro Super Lawyers list and 11 lawyers are included on the 2023 New York Metro Rising Stars list across a range of practice areas.

Super Lawyers named C&G co­founder Mark S. Cohen one of the Top 10 lawyers in the New York metropolitan area. Partners Jonathan S. Abernethy and Karen H. Bromberg have also been named to the Super Lawyers list of the Top 100 lawyers in the New York metropolitan area. Additionally, Karen has been recognized as one of the Top 50 women lawyers within the same region.

Super Lawyers and Rising Stars are annual lists of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only 5 percent of the lawyers in each state are selected as Super Lawyers, and only 2.5 percent are selected as Rising Stars.

The C&G lawyers recognized on the New York Metro Super Lawyers list are:

The C&G lawyers recognized on the New York Metro Rising Stars list are:

Since Congress amended the preference section of the Bankruptcy Code in 2019, bankruptcy courts have grappled with how to interpret the due diligence requirement added by the amendment and what burden it imposes on plaintiffs before they bring preference claims. In particular, courts are divided on whether the 2019 amendment adds an affirmative pleading requirement and, if so, how that pleading requirement can be met.

In this C&G Client Alert, Daniel H Tabak, Randall W Bryer and Christine M Jordan explore the background of the amendment and the recent case law interpreting the revised Bankruptcy Code section. The authors conclude with practical advice for defendants amid the continued uncertainty.