H. Christopher Boehning
2007 Distinguished Young Law Alumni Award
Christopher Boehning, J.D. '94, a partner in the litigation department at Paul Weiss Rifkin Wharton and Garrison LLP in New York, has a diversified practice that includes white-collar criminal and civil litigation, regulatory inquiries and internal investigations in fields such as securities, commodities, insurance, antitrust, copyright, trademark and advertising.
He spent a year living in Japan representing Sumitomo Corporation in connection with regulatory inquiries and civil litigation arising out of unauthorized trading conducted by Sumitomo's former chief copper trader, and he continues to advise clients on Japan-related matters.