June 25, 2021

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Phillips Lytle LLP Partner William Christ Named to “Power 20 Personal Injury List” in The Daily Record

Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP Partner William D. Christ has been selected by The Daily Record as one of Western New York’s top power players in personal injury defense.

Recognizing his track record of success in defending against personal injury cases, The Daily Record will feature Mr. Christ as part of its “Power 20 Personal Injury List” at and in print on June 25opens in a new window. The list is part of a yearlong series highlighting the professionals who are making the biggest impact in Buffalo, Rochester and across Western New York and leading the region’s legal community into the future. In April, the publication named Phillips Lytle LLP Managing Partner Kevin M. Hogan and Rochester Office Leader Kevin J. Mulvehill to its inaugural “Power 50 for Law.”

Mr. Christ focuses on personal injury defense, product liability, workplace accident, wrongful death and construction claims. He leads Phillips Lytle’s Litigation Practice Group that covers the full spectrum of expertise including commercial litigation, personal injury defense, product liability and mass torts, class action, government operations, white collar criminal defense and government investigations, life sciences and health effects, insurance coverage, appellate and construction litigation. The attorneys in this Group appear before all levels of state and federal courts, as well as administrative agencies and alternative dispute resolution forums.

Mr. Christ’s practice areas also include insurance coverage and commercial litigation, including contract disputes and business torts. He is admitted to practice in New York, Washington, D.C., and Massachusetts, as well as all four federal district courts in New York and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

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