Wachtell Lipton was founded on a handshake in 1965 as a small group of lawyers dedicated to providing advice and expertise at the highest levels. We have achieved extraordinary results following the distinctive vision of our founders -- a cohesive team of lawyers intensely focused on solving our clients' most important problems.
Our distinctive structure defines our approach.  We maintain a ratio of associates to partners significantly below that of other firms.  We focus on matters that require the attention, extensive experience and sophistication of our partners.
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We have experience in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments, takeovers and takeover defense, corporate and securities law and corporate governance. We handle some of the largest, most complex and demanding transactions in the United States and around the world.
Wachtell Lipton is dedicated to providing advice and expertise at the highest levels and achieving extraordinary results for our clients. We seek individuals who are talented, motivated and committed in order to maintain our record of excellence.
Counsel, Litigation
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Education

Clerkships

  • Honorable Leo E. Strine, Jr., Delaware Court of Chancery, 2006 - 2007

S. Christopher Szczerban is Counsel in Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz's Litigation Department.  His practice focuses on complex corporate, commercial and securities litigations and arbitrations.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Szczerban served as a law clerk to then-Vice Chancellor, now Chief Justice Leo E. Strine, Jr. of the Delaware Court of Chancery and Delaware Supreme Court.

Mr. Szczerban received a J.D. from Harvard Law School in 2006 and holds bachelor’s degrees (B.S./B.A.) summa cum laude from Boston University in Business Administration and Political Science.  At Harvard Law School, Mr. Szczerban served as the managing editor of the Harvard Journal of Law & Technology and he argued the winning case in the 94th Annual Ames Moot Court Competition.

Mr. Szczerban is admitted to practice in New York and Delaware.  He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Delaware State Bar Association, and the New York State Bar Association.

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