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Christian is a trial attorney whose practice involves a wide range of commercial litigation matters, with an emphasis on defending pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers in products liability litigation. He has successfully represented companies in a variety of mass torts and MDLs, including litigation involving ranitidine, breast implants, and vaginal mesh.


  • Boston University School of Law, 2018, J.D., Wrote for the American Journal of Law and Medicine
  • University of Central Florida, 2015, B.S.

  • Pennsylvania

  • Defense Research Institution (DRI)
    • Young Lawyers Steering Committee (2021 - present)
    • DRI Diverse Rainmaker Mentoring Program (2022 - 2023)
    • Young Lawyer Liaison to the Drug and Medical Device Committee (2023 term)
    • Diversity Scholarship Selection Committee (2023 – present)
    • Artificial Intelligence Working Group (2023 - present)
    • LGBTQ+ Subcommittee (2023 - present)
  • Philadelphia Bar Foundation Board of Trustees (2022 – present)
  • Philadelphia Diversity Law Group (Fellow, 2016)
  • National Judicial College/American Board Of Trial Advocates (Alumni, ABA Trial Academy Class of 2021)
  • The Leadership Council On Legal Diversity (Pathfinder Class of 2022)

  • Honorable Robert LeBlanc, Ninth Judicial Circuit Court of Florida

  • Spanish

Awards & Recognition

  • Chosen as a Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow and Pathfinder, 2022
  • Part of the Reed Smith team honored with the Allegheny County Bar Foundation’s 2022 award for pro bono work in the law firm category