Christine L. Gertsch
Attorney Christine L. Gertsch is a member of the State Bars of Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey. Since joining the firm in 2014, Christine has been involved in all areas of the firm’s legal practice, focusing on criminal defense and civil litigation.
After receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations from Quinnipiac University in 2010, Christine earned her Juris Doctor - magna cum laude - with an honors concentration in Criminal Law and Advocacy and an honors concentration in Civil Advocacy and Dispute Resolution from Quinnipiac University School of Law. While at Quinnipiac Law, Christine served as the Vice President of the Student Bar Association, Executive Vice President for the Mock Trial Honor Society and was a competition team member of the Society for Dispute Resolution. She was also part of the Northeast Regional championship team at the 2013 National Trial Competition.
Christine regularly appears in the Connecticut criminal courts, litigating many of the Firm’s major and minor felony and misdemeanor cases on behalf of its clients, co-chairing the Firm’s Domestic Violence, DCF, and Sex Assault Crimes Practice Groups. Christine currently also serves as the co-chair of the Connecticut Bar Association Young Lawyer’s Section Criminal Justice Committee. Christine also is a mock trial coach at Quinnipiac University School of Law.
State of Connecticut
Member Since: 2013
State of New Jersey
Member Since: 2014
State of New York
Member Since: 2015
United States District Court, District of Connecticut
Member Since: 2014
Connecticut Bar Association
Connecticut Trial Lawyer Association
New Haven County Bar Association
Fairfield County Bar Association
Juvenile Sentencing: Recent Developments and the Future of Juvenile Justice in CT, Connecticut Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, October 21, 2015