Christopher M. Nyberg focuses on medical malpractice and personal injury cases, with a particular focus on cases involving birth injuries, failure to diagnose cancer, neurologically impaired infants, and obstetrical malpractice.
Chris joined the firm in 2009, having previously worked as an Associate for Hunton & Williams, L.L.P., handling corporate, litigation, and bankruptcy matters. He also previously worked as a law clerk the Law Office of Baron & Goodsell assisting in trusts and estates and real estate matters.
Chris handles cases from intake to trial, writes and argues numerous appeals, summary judgment motions, motions for late notices of claim, discovery motions, and other motions, and has successfully negotiated and/or tried several cases to successful outcomes.
Chris received his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Economics from Saint Joseph’s University, where he graduated summa cum laude and received the Law Alumni Award as a graduate with the highest GPA among those enrolling in a law school. He graduated from the Boston University School of Law, where he received the Dean’s Scholarship, graduated magna cum laude, and received the Peter Bennett Award (highest GPA among 3rd-year law students). During law school, he served as a Rule 3:03 law student advocate as part of the Boston University Civil Litigation Clinic and Shelter Legal Services, where he represented low-income individuals in cases involving unemployment benefits, government benefits, divorce, eviction, and other matters.
Chris is a member of the New York and New Jersey State Bars. He is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association (NYSTLA) and American Association for Justice (AAJ), where he is also a member of the Birth Trauma Litigation Group (BTLG).
Past Employment Positions:
- Hunton & Williams, L.L.P., Associate
Boston University School of Law (J.D., 2008)
- Magna Cum Laude
- Dean’s Scholarship
- Peter Bennett Award
- Law Alumni Award
Saint Joseph’s University (B.A. Political Science & Economics, 2005)
- Summa Cum Laude
- New York
- New Jersey
- District of New Jersey
- Southern District of New York
- Northern District of New York
Publications & Presentations
Awards & Memberships
- American Association for Justice (AAJ)
- Birth Trauma Litigation Group (BTLG)