Christopher D.  Soper  picture Christopher D. Soper

University of Minnesota Law School
Minnesota, USA


Christopher Soper is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Law and the Legal Writing Director at the University of Minnesota Law School, where he teaches bankruptcy and international insolvency courses. He is also Of Counsel at Dentons, where he practices in the Restructuring, Insolvency, and Bankruptcy practice.

Previously he was a staff attorney at the United States Sentencing Commission in Washington, DC. Prior to that Christopher served as a judicial law clerk, first to the Honorable James B. Loken of the United States Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit and then to the Supreme Court of the Republic of Palau.

Practice Areas
• Banking and Finance
• Corporate
• Pensions, Benefits and Executive Compensation
• Intellectual Property and Technology
• Litigation and Dispute Resolution
• Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy

Industry Sectors
• Infrastructure and PPP
• Financial Institutions
• Life Sciences and Health Care
• Insurance

Cornell Law School, 2006, JD, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Note editor, Cornell Law Review
Tufts University, 2002, BA, magna cum laude