Christina McPhaul

Christina McPhaul


Christina McPhaul focuses her practice on complex litigation involving antitrust violations, benchmark rate manipulation, securities fraud, and insurance fraud.

Ms. McPhaul’s representative cases include Norfolk Cty. Retirement Sys. v. Cmty. Health Sys., Inc., No. 3:11-cv-00433 (M.D. Tenn.); In re Foreign Exchange Benchmark Rates Antitrust Litigation, No. 1:13-cv-07789 (S.D.N.Y.); Aetna Inc., et al. v. Insys Therapeutics, Inc., et al., No. 2:17-cv-04812 (E.D. Pa.); Humana Inc. v. Insys Therapeutics, et al., No. 17-CI-971 (Pike Co. Cir. Ct. Ky.); Sullivan, et al. v. Barclays, et al., No. 13-cv-02811 (S.D.N.Y.) (Euribor); Laydon v. Mizuho Bank, Ltd., et al., No. 1:12-cv-03419 (S.D.N.Y.) (yen-LIBOR); In re American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. Litigation, No. 1:15-mc-00040 (S.D.N.Y.).

Prior to working at the firm, Ms. McPhaul worked on white-collar criminal cases as an intern at the Connecticut Chief State’s Attorney’s Office and served as an assistant clerk on the Complex Litigation Docket at Hartford Superior Court. During law school, Ms. McPhaul interned at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York and the Office of the New York State Attorney General. Prior to law school, Ms. McPhaul worked at Deloitte Consulting for six years as an actuarial and risk management consultant.

Ms. McPhaul is a member of the Cartel and Criminal Practice Subcommittee of the Antitrust Law Section of the New York State Bar Association.

She co-authored Money Talks, in Emory Corporate Governance and Accountability Review, January 2017 and contributed to the National Association of Public Pension Attorneys (NAPPA) white paper “Post-Morrison: The Global Journey Towards Asset Recovery.” At Pace Law School, she served as a senior member of Pace Law Review.


B.A. University of Connecticut (2001)

J.D. Pace Law School (2012), cum laude

Bar/Court Admissions:

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

New York and Connecticut