Christopher L. Mooney



Christopher L. Mooney focuses on prosecuting complex securities fraud cases on behalf of institutional investors.

Prior to joining Labaton Sucharow, Chris was an associate at a class action law firm, where he concentrated on cases involving commodity manipulation, price fixing, and exchange-related antitrust claims. His experience in prosecuting claims under the Sherman and Commodity Exchange Acts include matters against one of the largest agricultural commodities merchants in the world, as well as the investment banking giant, Goldman Sachs. Before law school, Chris worked as a financial associate at JPMorgan, where he managed a complex portfolio of private equity investments. Chris also worked at Marcum LLP, focusing on the audit and review of registered companies under the Securities Exchange Commission.

Chris earned his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law, where he served as a member of the Dispute Resolution Society, and interned for the Honorable George B. Daniels (S.D.N.Y.) as well as the S.D.N.Y. U.S. Attorney’s Office. He received his B.B.A., cum laude, in accounting and finance from Baruch College. He is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.


Fordham University School of Law
J.D., 2013

Baruch College
B.B.A., cum laude, 2005


2014, New York

U.S. Court of Appeals
2017, Ninth Circuit

U.S. District Court
2015, Southern District of New York
2017, Eastern District of New York