- Hofstra University School of Law (J.D., 2004), Notes and Comments Editor, Hofstra Law Review
- Lehigh University (B.A., 2001)
- "Malicki v. Doe: Defining a Split of Authority Based on the State Tort Claims of Negligent Hiring and Supervision of Roman Catholic Clergy and the First Amendment Conflict," 32 Hofstra Law Review 423, 2003
- "Why Should Radio Stations Pay? The Controversy Governing Royalty Liabilities for Radio Stations That Simultaneously Stream Their Broadcast Over the Internet," Bright Ideas, Volume 13, No. 1, Spring/Summer 2004
Christopher L. Barbaruolo joined the firm in 2010 and is a member of the Real Estate Practice Group, the Distressed Real Estate Practice Group, the Commercial Leasing Practice Group and the Commercial Lending Practice Group.
Mr. Barbaruolo counsels developers, owners and investors in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including the acquisition, disposition, development and management of office, multifamily, retail and mixed-use properties; affordable housing development transactions; commercial mortgage, mezzanine and construction financing; acquisition of distressed debt; and joint ventures and restructurings. His practice also includes representing institutional lenders in the origination of portfolio and securitized loans, as well as bridge and mezzanine loans. In addition, Mr. Barbaruolo represents both landlords and tenants in all areas of commercial leasing and ground lease transactions. Mr. Barbaruolo has developed a reputation as a highly skilled attorney with a practical approach to deal making.
Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Barbaruolo was an associate at Bryan Cave LLP.
Mr. Barbaruolo received his B.A. in 2001 from Lehigh University and his J.D. in 2004 from Hofstra University School of Law (where he was a Notes and Comments Editor of the Hofstra Law Review). Mr. Barbaruolo is licensed to practice law in the State of New York.