Attorney Spotlight: Chris Bitar
Who is Chris as an attorney?
Chris is an associate in our insurance defense practice group. He handles a lot of motor vehicle accident and labor law cases.
Chris graduated from University at Buffalo School of Law where he received the moot evidence award.
Why did Chris become a lawyer?
Chris has always been interested in the law. His parents own insurance companies so Chris grew up hearing about car accidents and other insurance claims and was always fascinated by the legal aspect of those claims.
What is Chris’ most memorable case?
His most memorable case was a products liability case involving a Reebok shoe. Chris found learning about how different running shoes are designed fascinating.
Who is Chris outside of work?
Chris is a big sports fan, especially the Buffalo Bills. He loves spending time with his friends and family. Chris also enjoys trying out new bars in the area.
What is Chris’ legal tip?
If you are involved in some sort of accident, (slip and fall, motor vehicle, etc.) the injured party has 3 years to file a claim. In those three years, details can be forgotten. So write down everything you remember about the accident soon after it happens, and take pictures if possible.
To hear more from Chris watch the full video.