Christopher Rivera was born and raised in New York City. He graduated from the Bronx School for Law, Government and Justice in 2006, received a B.A. in Business Administration and a minor in Psychology from Marist College in 2010, and earned a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2015. After graduating from Seton Hall Law School, Mr. Rivera served as a judicial law clerk to both the Honorable James P. Wilson, J.S.C. and Honorable Candido Rodriguez, J.S.C. in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Union County Vicinage.
Mr. Rivera began his legal career at a boutique plaintiff's firm in Passaic County, representing clients in personal injury and other civil litigation matters from inception to trial. Since joining Law Offices of Rosemarie Arnold, Mr. Rivera continues to be an aggressive and zealous advocate for his clients in a wide range of matters, including motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, wrongful death, and other personal injury matters.
Mr. Rivera is currently admitted to practice law in the state of New Jersey and pending admission in New York. He is a member of New Jersey Association for Justice and Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey.
On a personal note, Mr. Rivera is fluent in Spanish. He enjoys hanging out with friends and family, playing sports, watching movies, and reading non-fiction.