Christopher Dioguardi

Associate 212 335 2969

Chris is an experienced litigator who represents corporations and individuals in criminal, civil, and regulatory matters.  He has taken and defended depositions, conducted internal investigations, prepared witnesses to testify, and briefed complex pre-trial motions.  Chris also gained significant courtroom experience as a key member of a litigation team that won an eight-day gender discrimination and retaliation trial in the Southern District of New York.

Chris’ regulatory compliance practice is focused on anti-money laundering and sanctions-related issues.  He currently works on an independent monitorship of a major financial institution, pursuant to a consent order of the New York Department of Financial Services.

Prior to joining Walden Macht & Haran, Chris practiced law with a top-ranked employment law practice group, where he defended employers against discrimination, workplace harassment, and retaliation claims.  He has also served as an intern to The Honorable William D. Wall, U.S. Magistrate Judge in the Eastern District of New York, and worked as a law clerk with the National Football League.

Chris is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center, where he was an editor of the American Criminal Law Review and Annual Survey of White Collar Crime.

Education
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D. (2015)
Haverford College, B.A. (2010)

Bar Admissions
New York