Christian C. Thompson is married with three children and three grandchildren. He graduated Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY with a BA in 1976 and attended The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University in Manhattan, NY where he graduated with a Juris Doctor degree in 1979.
Mr. Thompson was admitted to the practice of law in The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in 1981 and Federal Court in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in 1983. He is a member of The Pennsylvania Association of Justice, The Philadelphia Trial Lawyers, and The Trial Lawyers of America.
Since his admission to the practice of law in Pennsylvania in 1981, Christian Thompson has concentrated his practice in the general area of personal injury litigation. He has handled a wide variety of personal injury cases including serious automobile accidents, tractor-trailer collisions, motorcycle collisions, ATV accidents, slip and fall accidents, snow and ice accidents, construction and design defect accidents, construction accidents involving the negligent management of traffic at work sites on roadways, negligent highway and traffic signal cases, elevator accidents, dangerous conditions on private and commercial property claims, automobile, retirement, and homeowners breach of contract and bad faith cases against insurance companies, forklift accidents, on-the-job accidents, criminal activity on commercial property, negligence against governmental agencies, public transportation accidents, and any other type of matter in which clients sustain serious personal injuries due to the negligence of people or businesses.
As a testament to Christian Thompson’s experience and skill as a trial lawyer he is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a prestigious association of trial lawyers of which less than 1% of U.S. attorneys are members.
The following is a sample of Christian Thompson’s awards and settlements earned for seriously injured clients:
$1.15 Million—auto & store front design case
$780,000,00 —woman injured by a commercial truck
$500,000.00—slip and fall accident
$425,000.00—forklift accident case
$320,000.00—slip and fall case
$266,000.00—slip and fall hills & ridges of ice case
$175,000.00—slip and fall on icy sidewalk case