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Christopher Charles Cooke

Litigation Attorney at San Mateo, CA

4.5   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 34 years
    State CA
    Acquired 1989
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Christopher

Learn Christopher’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Litigation
    Former enforcement attorney at the Securities and Exchange Commission with a practice emphasizing securities litigation, SEC enforcement defense, and FINRA arbitration.

  2. Securities and investment fraud
    Represent clients in SEC investigations, and SEC enforcement actions, and investors in disputes with investment and wealth advisors

  3. Arbitration
    Represent individuals in FINRA arbitration

  4. Class action
    We have defended officers and directors in California state and federal courts for over 27 years


Murphy Cooke Kobrick LLP
177 Bovet Rd Ste 600
San Mateo, CA, 94402-3122

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Posted by Behrooz | December 30, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Mr. Christopher Cooke, Esq.
I had the privilege of being represented in a couple of important legal cases by Mr. Cooke. In my extensive experience with various lawyers during the past decades, I came to the conclusion that Mr. Cook is not only an extraordinarily competent and polished advocate, but he also always demonstrated outstanding level of personal integrity in all his dealings with me. Without any reservation, I highly recommend him to anyone in need of a seasoned and qualified lawyer.
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Posted by Farhang | December 31, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Nicest guy ever
He really worked hard on my case and got unexpected result. Punctual, efficient and friendly while professional.


  • Hourly Rates $ 375-550 per hour
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 9.9 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Murphy Cooke Kobrick LLP
  • 2004 - Present
  • Senior supervisory attorney
  • U.S. Securities & Exchange Commisison, Enforcement Division
  • 1997 - 2004
  • Associate
  • Morrison & Foerster
  • 1990 - 1997
  • Law Clerk to the Hon. Eugene F. Lynch
  • United States District Court, N.D. Cal.
  • 1989 - 1990
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  • University of California at Los Angeles School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1989
  • Cornell University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1985


  • Conference of California Bar Associations
  • Director
  • 2016 - Present
  • San Mateo County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017


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San Mateo Litigation Lawyer Christopher Charles Cooke
Christopher Charles Cooke
Litigation Attorney
San Mateo, CA
Licensed for 34 years