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Geoffrey Cajigas

Associate
New York
7 Times Square
New York, NY 10036-6516
Tel: 212.833.1187
Fax: 212.373.9187

Geoffrey Cajigas' practice focuses on complex commercial litigation.  He represents a wide array of clients in the financial services and other industries in contract, securities, and other disputes.  Mr. Cajigas also represents clients in connection with white collar matters.

Representative Matters

  • Representation, as co-counsel, of a class of investors in Stanford International Bank and the Official Stanford Investor Committee, in connection with litigation against four banks alleging fraudulent conveyance, aiding and abetting fraud, and other claims related to the demise of the Stanford entities.
  • Representation of a hedge fund in obtaining third-party discovery in aid of enforcing a $1.8 billion default judgment against overseas retail merchandise counterfeiters. 
  • Participating in the representation of a Chapter 11 Plan Administrator in connection with the bankruptcy of a multi-billion dollar energy company.

Prior to joining Friedman Kaplan, Mr. Cajigas was an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, where he focused on complex litigation matters in state and federal courts and in civil and criminal investigations. Specifically, his work included defending clients in securities actions in state and federal courts and assisting several large financial institutions and other clients in responding to various regulatory inquiries.

Fast Facts

Education

Columbia Law School, J.D. (2011)

Yale University, B.A. (2008)

Bar Admissions

State of New York

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

Honors and Awards

Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar (2009, 2010, 2011)