Christopher Pannozzo


Christopher has been a litigator since the beginning of his legal career.  Since 2007, he has concentrated his practice in representing individuals injured as the result of the negligence of others.   He has handled thousands of personal injury cases, including Motor Vehicle Crashes, Construction Site Accidents, Products Liability, Slip and Falls, Medical Malpractice and Civil Rights cases.

Christopher graduated with Honors from the State University of New York College at Oswego in 2001 and received his Law Degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2004.  He began his career as a Criminal Defense attorney, representing individuals throughout Western New York, taking countless cases to verdict.

Christopher is rated as “AV – Preeminent” by Martindale-Hubbell, one of the largest lawyer rating organizations in the world.  This rating is highest rating for both ability and professional conduct.  It is granted to only 10 percent of all attorneys.   Christopher has also been rated as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers since 2014.

In addition to his time representing injured people, Chris also is a frequent lecturer in the areas of Trial Technique, Civil Litigation, and Personal Injury.  He has also served as the Treasurer of the Western New York Trial Lawyers Association.

Christopher lives in Lancaster, New York, with his Wife and two daughters.


EDUCATION

  • State University of New York College at Oswego, 2001 – Magna Cum Laude, Honors Degree B.A. – Political Science
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, 2004 – Cum Laude J.D.