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Christopher M. Trueax


Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4723    Fax: 215.981.4750

Christopher M. Trueax is an associate in the Financial Services Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Philadelphia office. Mr. Trueax focuses his practice on investment management matters, including the formation and representation of investment companies, sponsors, advisers, and directors. He counsels funds and financial institutions on a range of regulatory considerations including SEC registration, exemptions, inspections and investigations, fund formation, fund board governance, compliance, and corporate transactions involving asset management businesses. Mr. Trueax also has extensive experience handling litigation matters for highly regulated clients at the federal trial and appellate courts.

Before joining Pepper, Mr. Trueax was an associate at Dechert LLP and at Shearman & Sterling, LLP.


  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2012, executive editor, University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law
  • B.A., Philosophy, summa cum laude, Boston College, 2009, Phi Beta Kappa; Henry J. McMahon Award

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New York
  • Connecticut


  • Hon. Anthony J. Scirica : U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, Philadelphia, PA

Practice Areas

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