The Law Offices Of Christopher White

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About Christopher Allen White

Personal

Chris was born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Education

Chris graduated from Philadelphia’s prestigious William Penn Charter School. Chris began his undergraduate studies at the University of Virginia, earning a dual degree in Economics and African American Studies. Chris went on to graduate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law in 1993, after serving as legal writing tutor while enrolled.

Professional

During the next nine years, Chris served as a law clerk, conducting legal research for Judges in Washington, D.C, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Chris also drafted opinions on behalf of the Judges to dispose of complex civil, criminal and administrative cases pending before them. Chris opened his private practice in 2002, committed to fighting for justice for his clients.

Memberships

Chris is licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of North Carolina. He is an active member of the North Carolina State Bar Association, the Mecklenburg County Bar Association and the Leary Bar Association.

Community

Chris previously served as legal redress coordinator for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg NAACP. He coached youth basketball for years as a volunteer at St. Therese School in Philadelphia.

Family

Chris is married to Janelle R. White, M.D., a board certified pediatrician. They have one son, Elijah Christopher.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Landlord/Tenant Matters

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1994
  • North Carolina, 2004

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. – 1993
    • Honors: ALCOA Foundation Scholar
  • University of Virginia
    • B.A. – 1990
    • Majors: Economics & African American Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Leary Bar Association

 Attorney White represented me in an auto accident me where I was involved in a head-on collision with someone driving the wrong way. I had initial issues with the other person's insurance company, as well as with my own. While we were in litigation, my insurance company was supposed to pay me for the difference between my regular salary and disability benefits, then recoup their money from the other insurance company. After reviewing my policy, Mr. White found that my insurance was not fulfilling their contractual obligation. 

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