Christopher Corzo

Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys
5656 Hilton Ave
Baton Rouge, LA 70808-2524
(225) 888-8888
www.getgordon.com


Position:

Attorney

Year Joined Firm:

2006

Toll Free Phone:

800.528.8888

Fax:

225.926.1202

Email:

[email protected]

Legal Assistant:

Alison Arbour

About Christopher J. Corzo

Christopher J. Corzo was born and raised in Houma, Louisiana. After graduating from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2000 with a degree in Marketing and Legal Studies and thereafter Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center with Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Civil Law degrees, he worked for LeBlanc & Waddell practicing mass tort litigation and representing hundreds of union workers, including laborers, pipefitters, welders, and other industrial employees against big business and insurance companies.

Since joining Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys in 2008, he has taken these mass tort principles that he learned in fighting huge companies such as Exxon Mobile, Shell Global, and Texaco and applied them to the more general personal injury arena. He has handled a variety of personal injury claims, including automobile accident cases and trucking or 18-wheeler accidents in multiple jurisdictions such as New Orleans, Baton Rouge, Houma, Gretna, Chalmette, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Monroe, Alexandria, Opelousas, and Shreveport. A few of the personal injury claims that he has represented for Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys have been serious spinal injuries, traumatic head injuries, fractures, torn ligaments, back injuries and more.

Mr. Corzo is actively involved in the community and is a member of the Louisiana Association for Justice, a preeminent organization created to promote justice for the workplace, seek fairness in the courts for the the aggrieved and injured, and uphold honor and dignity of the civil justice system and the legal profession.

Christopher is a current member of the American Association for Justice. In 2014, he was inducted into Rising Star for Super Lawyers. Membership is limited to the top 5% of attorneys in the state. The National Trial Lawyers Association selected Christopher to be named as one of the Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers.

Bar Admissions

Admitted, State of Louisiana, 2006; United States District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Louisiana.

Education

Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
J.D. - 2006
Honors: With Honor
Honors: With Distinction
Louisiana State University Law Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
B.C.L. - 2006
University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
B.A. - 2001
Honors: With Honors
Honors: With Distinction
Major: Marketing and Legal Studies

Areas of Practice

Admiralty & Maritime Law
Jones Act
Insurance Law
Motor Vehicle
Property & Casualty
Class Actions
Personal Injury
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Premises Liability
Wrongful Death
Products Liability Law
Motor Vehicle Defects
Pharmaceutical Products
Recreational Products
Professional Malpractice Law
Dental & Medical Malpractice
Toxic Torts
Hazardous Waste

Professional Associations and Memberships

Louisiana Association for Justice, 2006 - Present

Rising Star, 2014

Super Lawyers, 2016

American Association for Justice - 2014

National Trial Lawyers Association, Top 40 under 40