Christopher J. DonadioAssociate
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Donadio worked for a corporate litigation firm where he represented large corporations. After a few years as a corporate litigator, Mr. Donadio decided to follow his true passions and transitioned into the fields of personal injury and medical malpractice, where he could assist those who were truly in need of justice. Prior to joining Gair, Gar, Conason, Rubinowitz, Bloom, Hershenhorn, Steigman & Mackauf, Mr. Donadio spent almost seven years at a New York plaintiff’s personal injury firm where he developed his craft of fighting for those who suffered severe harm.
B.A., Boston College, 2004
J.D., Duke Law School, 2007
New Jersey, 2007
U.S. District Court of New Jersey, 2007
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2009
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 2009
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2013
New York State Trial Lawyers’ Association
American Association for Justice
American Board of Trial Advocates
The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40
New Jersey Association for Justice
$3,000,000 verdict for a man who suffered a late diagnosis of pancreatic cancer as a result of medical malpractice.
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$1,225,000 verdict for a woman who suffered a collapse of the arch of her foot as a result a podiatrist’s malpractice.
$1,000,000 verdict for a man who suffered a fall causing a serious knee injury as a result of the New York City Transit Authority’s failure to properly maintain its subway grates.
$5,850,000 settlement for a construction worker who suffered a spinal injury as a result of a roof collapse.
$3,500,000 settlement for a child who suffered significant harm as a result of his doctor’s failing to diagnose compartment syndrome.
$1,450,000 settlement for a New Jersey high school student who was struck by a motor vehicle while crossing the street.
$1,400,000 settlement for a woman who suffered pelvic, wrist and shoulder injuries as a result of being struck by a bus.
$1,100,000 settlement for a New Jersey construction worker who was struck by a forklift and suffered injuries to his legs.
$1,000,000 settlement for a construction worker who suffered a crush injury to his thumb as a result of a collapse of a small crane.
“Getting Around the Qualified Immunity Defense” - given at the American Association for Justice Winter Convention, 2017
“Frye Hearings and the Effective Use of Biomechanical Experts” - given at a joint CLE program of the American Board of Trial Advocates and the Defense Association of New York, 2018
“Helping the Jury Understand Damages” - given at the New Jersey Association for Justice Boardwalk Seminar, 2018\
“Decisions in Trial Practice, 2018” – given at the New York State Trial Lawyers’ Association New York City Decisions Seminar, 2018