Christopher Layloff

The Gori Law Firm
156 N. Main St.
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 659-9833
www.gorilaw.com


Chris T. Layloff was raised in the steel town of Granite City, Illinois. He graduated from Saint Louis University with a dual-degree in finance and economics in 2005, and received his J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law in 2008. Following law school, Mr. Layloff worked in many areas of practice, with nearly 100% of his cases involving injured plaintiffs. He spent a couple of years working in the office of a United States Senator, but soon returned to his first love: litigating on behalf of the injured.

Mr. Layloff is a member of the American Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, American Association for Justice, Madison County Bar Association, St. Clair County Bar Association and East St. Louis Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

100% Personal Injury Litigation

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Illinois, 2008
Missouri, 2009
U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 2009
District of Columbia, 2017

Education

Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
J.D. - May, 2008
Honors: Concentrations in Business Transactional Law and Urban Development, Land Use and Environmental Law
Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri
B.S., in Business Administration cum laude - May, 2005
Major: Economics & Finance
Minor: International Business

Published Works

Co-Author, Advanced Rulings-Taxpayers Can Obtain Binding Tax Advice from State Taxing Authorities-Part I, Journal of Multistate Taxation and Incentives, December, 2007
Co-Author, Advanced Rulings-Taxpayers Can Obtain Binding Tax Advice from State Taxing Authorities-Part II, Journal of Multistate Taxation and Incentives, February, 2008
Co-Author, Advanced Rulings-Taxpayers Can Obtain Binding Tax Advice from State Taxing Authorities-Part III, Journal of Multistate Taxation and Incentives, March/April, 2008
Co-Author, Advanced Rulings-Taxpayers Can Obtain Binding Tax Advice from State Taxing Authorities-Part IV, Journal of Multistate Taxation and Incentives, May, 2008
Co-Author, Advanced Rulings-Taxpayers Can Obtain Binding Tax Advice from State Taxing Authorities-Part V, Journal of Multistate Taxation and Incentives, July, 2008

Classes/Seminars

Discovery Issues in Asbestos Litigation, Managing the Rule 206 Corporate Representative Deposition, What's Viable and What's Not in Protective Orders

Professional Associations and Memberships

American Bar Association
Illinois State Bar Association
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association
American Association for Justice
Madison County Bar Association
St. Clair County Bar Association
East St. Louis Bar Association

Fraternities/Sororities

Sigma Chi
Phi Alpha Delta