Christopher P. O'Connell


555 S. Flower Street
30th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Phone: (213) 683-6678



College of the Holy Cross
A.B. in History, 1967

Columbia Law School
J.D., 1972
  • Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar

Practice Areas

Christopher P. O'Connell relocated to California in 1995 after twenty-three years of practice in New York City and has been a shareholder in the firm since 1997.

Area of Specialization: business, corporate and securities law matters

Mr. O'Connell has spent his entire career representing corporations, partnerships and other business entities in financing and business transactions. Major matters have included:
  • Initial and other public offerings of securities
  • Mergers and Acquisitions of public and private companies
  • Dispositions of public and private companies
  • Creation of business entities for entrepreneurs
  • Institutional financing of public and private companies
  • Private offerings of securities
  • Dissociations of equity owners
Academic Experience:
Adjunct Professor of Law at Southwestern University School of Law: Corporations, Business Planning and Securities Regulation

"Stock Drop," Los Angeles Daily Journal, September 2, 2003