Gary Caris represents receivers and creditors in federal, bankruptcy and state courts. At every turn, Gary is committed to maximizing recovery for the receivership estate or creditor client by achieving cost-effective results, whether inside or outside the courtroom.
Gary represents receivers who have been appointed in enforcement actions brought by various federal agencies, including the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). He has represented federal equity receivers in more than 45 such actions across the country. Because each receivership matter is unique, Gary brings his legal creativity and problem-solving skills to every matter.
With regard to complex bankruptcy litigation, reorganization proceedings and commercial litigation, Gary regularly counsels financial institutions and other creditors. Relentlessly results-focused, Gary works collaboratively with his clients to understand their goals and consistently achieve such objectives through diligent advocacy and superior strategy.
Professional and Community Involvement
Member, National Association of Federal Equity Receivers (NAFER) Best Practices Committee; member, Amicus Committee
Former board member, NAFER, 2013 – 2016
Frequent presenter at NAFER and California Receivers Forum conferences
HonorsThe Best Lawyers in America, 2024