Christopher Parker

Christopher Parker

Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Phone:
412-471-3000
Fax:
412-471-7351
Email:

Prior to Joining the firm in 2017, Mr. Parker practiced Civil Litigation, estates and trusts, and family law , as an associate with several established Pittsburgh-based law firms.

Mr. Parker received his legal education from Duquesne University School of Law. As an evening student, he worked full time for various private and governmental organizations, including clerking for the city of Pittsburgh Law department, Scholastically, Mr. Parker graduated with honors and awarded the William A. Hascall-Mckinney award for excellence in legal writing. Prior to law school, he attended the University of Pittsburgh majoring in philosophy and English literature.

Since entering the profession. Mr. Parker has been involved with the Allegheny county Bar association and other local organizations. Specifically, as an elected member of the Bar Leadership initiative class of 2016-17 and Co-Chair of the Member Services Committee of the Young Lawyer's Division, he has organized numerous charitable events. Mr. Parker also serves on Counsel for the Young Lawyer's Division.

Outside of the office, Mr. Parker is an avid runner. He has completed several marathons and actively participates in local and regional races. Mr. Parker also enjoys backpacking, climbing, and travelling throughout the country.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Media Law
  • Probate and Estate Administration

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2014
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit

Education

  • Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. magna cum laude
  • University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. magna cum laude
    • Major: Philosophy and English Literature

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Bar Leadership Initiative, Class Member, 2016 - 2017
  • Alleheny County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Council Member, 2014 - Present
  • Alleheny County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division- Member Services Committee, Committee Co-Chair, 2017 - Present
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association- Family Law Section, Member, 2015 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Conway Law Offices
  • Jones Gregg, Creehan & Gerace
  • Reed Smith