Christopher Wiles Adjunct Professor of Law
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Contact Information

Cornell Law School
137 Hughes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Phone: (607) 255-3587
Fax: (607) 255-7193


Susan Tosto
Cornell Law School
129 Hughes Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Professional Biography

Christopher Wiles was in private practice in New York for many years before joining the Attorney General’s Office as an Assistant Attorney General in 2001. He is the Central New York Regional Attorney for the Attorney General’s Charities Bureau, a member of the New York State Cemetery Board, and is well versed in trusts and estates law and litigation.

After graduating from Cornell Law School Mr. Wiles taught a course on the Andean Common Market at the Universidad Catholica Andres Bello in Caracas, Venezuela under a Latin America Teaching Fellowship. He also practiced law in Minnesota for two years early in his career for a startup computer firm before returning to New York.

Mr. Wiles is President of the Volunteer Lawyers Project of Onondaga County, Inc. and has been honored for his pro bono activities by the New York State Bar Association.


B.A., Princeton University, 1965
J.D., Cornell Law School, 1971