Christopher A. DeGennaro

Associate, New York

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Christopher A. DeGennaro

Christopher’s practice encompasses all aspects of aviation and commercial litigation.

Christopher graduated from Fordham University School of Law in 2015. While in law school, he was an Associate Editor for the Fordham International Law Journal and a member of the Brendan Moore Trial Advocacy Team.  He won Fordham Law School’s William M. Tendy Federal Trial Advocacy Competition and was named the competition’s Best Advocate.  He also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Cynthia M. Rufe (U.S.D.J.) of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and worked as a legal intern for the New York State Attorney General’s Office – Organized Crime Task Force.  Upon graduation, Christopher was awarded the Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award.

Prior to joining the firm, Christopher worked as an Assistant District Attorney for the Bronx County District Attorney’s Office, prosecuting hundreds of misdemeanor and felony matters from inception through motion practice, hearings, trial and disposition.  In that role, Christopher conducted many grand jury presentations and successfully tried numerous cases to verdict.  In addition, Christopher was a member of the Bias Unit, prosecuting crimes under New York State hate crimes law.

He is admitted in both New York and New Jersey.  Chris is also a member of the American Bar Association.

Published Works and Presentations

Contributor, The Liability Reporter, published jointly by IATA and Condon & Forsyth LLP (Vol. 21, February 2018).