Christopher E. Vatter


Christopher E. Vatter is a partner in the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group. Mr. Vatter focuses his practice on all aspects of complex litigation including construction law and banking litigation.  His practice includes contract formation and litigation on behalf of both public and private entities.  He also represents financial institutions in foreclosure, collection, loan workout and general litigation.

Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Vatter interned with the Hon. George C. Pratt of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, (Ret.). Mr. Vatter also interned with the Hon. Michael F. Mullen, Acting Suffolk County Supreme Court Justice. Mr. Vatter received his Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center where he was an Editor of the Touro Law Review.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Telecommunications Management, magna cum laude, from DeVry Institute of Technology.Mr. Vatter also authored the law review article entitled: New York State Constitutional Decisions: 1999 Compilation: Public Welfare: Supreme Court, New York County: Aliessa v. Whalen (Decided May 17, 1999) (16 Touro L. Rev. 661, Winter 2000) and co-authored the article entitled: Developments in Public Bidding in New York. In 2010, Mr. Vatter was a recipient of the Long Island Business News – “40 Under 40” award.

Mr. Vatter is admitted to practice in the state and federal courts of New York, New Jersey, Florida and West Virginia. In addition, he is a member of New York State Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association, Suffolk County Bar Association and West Virginia Bar Association, as well as a member of the Nassau County Bar Association’s Construction Law Committee.

  • B.S., DeVry Institute of Technology – 1993
  • J.D., Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center summa cum laude – 2001

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