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Christina litigates complex civil litigation before U.S. state and federal courts, with an emphasis on pharmaceutical and financial services, enforcement actions, government investigations, and consumer protection issues. Christina also represents clients before federal and state regulatory agencies, including the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Office of the Comptroller, and state attorneys general. She assists clients in matters relating to product liability, consumer protection and unfair and deceptive business practices; bankruptcy litigation and claims issues; forensic accounting issues; the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act; the Fair Credit Reporting Act; state unfair competition and trade practices laws; and the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.

Christina has extensive experience handling intricate and multilayered class action litigation with parallel regulatory investigations, and has handled all aspects of such cases from inception through class action settlement approval. Christina has conducted numerous internal investigations for financial services companies and counseled clients on compliance issues. Christina has also represented pharmaceutical companies in opioids, talc baby powder and other product liability litigation as well as an oilfield services company in the Deepwater Horizon oil spill multi-district litigation and trial.


  • American University, Washington College of Law, 2005, J.D., summa cum laude, Order of the Coif
  • University of Arizona, 2002, B.A., magna cum laude, with honors

  • Texas
  • District of Columbia
  • Arizona

  • U.S. Court of Appeals - District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - District of Arizona
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Wisconsin