Areas of Practice
  • Investment Adviser Regulatory Compliance
  • Broker-Dealer Regulatory Compliance
  • Private Investment Fund Manager Compliance
  • Regulatory Controversies
Admitted to Practice
  • New Jersey

Christopher D. Murphy, JD

Chris Murphy is Regulatory Counsel at MarketCounsel Consulting, the leading business and regulatory compliance consulting firm to the country’s preeminent entrepreneurial independent investment advisers.  He is also an Associate at the Hamburger Law Firm, a boutique law firm with its practice in virtually all areas related to the investment and securities industry, entrepreneurial and employment matters.  At HamburgerLaw, Chris’s work concentrates in the areas of the regulation and compliance of investment advisers.  At MarketCounsel Consulting, Chris is responsible for advising emerging and established investment advisors on regulatory reporting, policy development, and other areas of their regulatory compliance programs.

Prior to joining HamburgerLaw and MarketCounsel Consulting, Chris worked at a compliance consulting firm offering outsourced compliance officer services. Chris’s clients included wealth management firms, hedge funds, funds of funds, business development companies, private credit funds and their investment advisers. Chris helped guide clients through regulatory examinations and enforcement investigations by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the National Futures Association.

Chris earned his Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School. He earned his undergraduate degree, cum laude, from Marist College. Chris is admitted to the bar of the state of New Jersey.