Barclay Damon
Barclay Damon

Christopher T. Greene

Christopher T. Greene


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Buffalo Office

The Avant Building
200 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14202

Chris Greene works primarily with closely held businesses and not-for-profit corporations. He is engaged in matters involving health care corporate and regulatory matters, corporate and partnership formations, business start-ups, mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financing, and closely held business succession planning. Chris also serves as the Co-Chair of our Corporate Practice Area. 

Chris is active in a number of charitable and civic organizations. He previously served as the Chairperson of the Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute; the Chairperson of Millard Fillmore Hospitals; the Chairperson of the Millard Fillmore Health, Education and Research Foundation; a board member for the Alzheimer’s Association of Western New York and the Canada Life Insurance Company of New York; the Vice President of the Board of Nichols School; the President of the Board of Trustees of Westminster Presbyterian Church; a Director of the Buffalo SPCA; the Dean of the Saturn Club, and the Chairperson of the Erie County Mental Hygiene Community Services Board. He also served as a founding member of Kaleida Health's Board of Directors.

Chris was the Chairperson of Damon Morey, prior to its merger with Hiscock & Barclay. He previously served as the Chairperson of the firm’s Management, Finance, Personnel and Client Development Committees.

Practice Areas


  • Amherst College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1970
  • University at Buffalo School of Law, J.D., 1974
  • State University of New York at Buffalo School of Business Management, M.B.A., 1975

Admitted To Practice

  • New York

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Erie County Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Western New York Healthcare Association
  • The New York State Health Care Facilities Organization
  • New York Association of Homes & Services for the Aging

Civic Activities

  • Erie County Bar Association Foundation, Chairperson for Annual Campaign 2015
  • Richardson Center Corporation, Board Member and Secretary
  • Kaleida Health, Board Member
  • Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute, Emeritus Board Member and Member of Strategic Planning Committee
  • National Federation for Just Communities of Western New York, Past Chairperson and Emeritus Board Member 
  • Dean's Advisory Council at the University at Buffalo School of Law, Emeritus Member

Speaking & Publications


  • Business First of Buffalo, 2016 Legal Elite Leaders of Western New York
  • The Best Lawyers in America 2018 Buffalo Corporate Law "Lawyer of the Year"
  • The Best Lawyers in America 2017 Buffalo Health Care Law "Lawyer of the Year"
  • Recognized by Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, 2016 Edition New York Upstate for Corporate/M&A for the second consecutive year
  • Business First of Buffalo, 2015 Legal Elite of Western New York
  • Selected by Peer Review for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, 2005-2014, 2016-2018 Corporate Law, Health Care Law
  • Selected by Peer Review for Inclusion in Super Lawyers Directory, 2007-2017 for Health Care
  • Business First of Buffalo, 2007-2014 "Who's Who in Law" List
  • Received Buffalo History Museum 2010 Red Jacket Award
  • Received National Federation for Just Community 2007 Citation Banquet Award
  • Received University at Buffalo 2006 Distinguished Alumni Award

Prior Experience

  • Damon Morey LLP, Partner