attorney at law

Christopher J. Lanigan has been admitted to practice law before the Courts of the State of New York since 1995.  Over the course of his twenty-two (22) year career, Mr. Lanigan has tried over a hundred cases to verdict in all five (5) boroughs of New York City as well as on Long Island and Westchester.  Mr. Lanigan’s exceptional courtroom talent has resulted in him having being appointed as Senior Trial Attorney for many of the top insurance companies in the country, including State Farm Insurance, Allstate Insurance and Traveler’s Insurance with culmination of him being named Attorney of Record for Progressive Insurance Company’s Long Island Office.

For twenty (20) years, Mr. Lanigan has engaged in daily interaction with hundreds of claim representatives, their supervisors and management at the above-said insurance companies. He has defended their insureds giving him a unique insight into claims handling and defense strategies.  He is fully familiar with how accident claims are processed, established and more importantly, defended. His understanding is extremely helpful in adequately preparing our clients to ensure the best possible outcome in any type of case including auto accidents, slip, trip and fall accidents and construction accident cases.  Such an understanding is extremely helpful in preparing our clients in order to ensure the best possible outcome in any type of case.  With his knowledge and insight, he provides the firm with the ability to not only litigate your case from start to finish, but to also evaluate each case from all angles including the defense perspective to help you recover the maximum possible compensation that you are entitled to for your injuries. 

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New York State Bar Association

United States District Court Eastern District of New York

United States District Court Southern District of New York


  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • Queens County Bar Association


Ohio Northern University School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 1994

Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA, 1989