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Keynote Presenters

Christopher A. Edwards, '95
Deputy Attorney General
Assistant Chief, Transportation, Construction and Condemnation Section
N.J. Department of Law and Public Safety Division of Law


Christopher Edwards, Esq. was appointed Deputy Attorney General of New Jersey, Division of Law, Trenton, NJ, in October 2009. Previously, Mr. Edwards was a senior associate in Choate, Hall & Stewart's Major Commercial Litigation, Government Enforcement and Compliance, and Securities Litigation practice groups. Prior to joining Choate, Hall, & Stewart, he practiced commercial litiga­tion in Massachusetts and in New York at Edwards & Angell LLP. Mr. Edwards' practice is focused in the area of business and commercial litigation with an emphasis on the representation of financial institutions, banks, and corporations in contract and securities disputes. He also specializes in lend­ing and investment related litigation.

Mr. Edwards earned his BA summa cum laude at Pace University in 1995, and his JD at Harvard Law School in 1998. He was elected to the Pace University Board of Trustees in May 2007.

Keynote Session

Thursday May 14th from 12:15 pm -1:30 pm, Bianco Room

We are honored to have Trustee Edwards speak about the resources Pace provided during his undergraduate experience that were valuable and contributed to his success.