Christopher J. DiCicco is an associate in the Casualty Department where he concentrates his practice mostly in the area of admiralty and maritime litigation. Chris regularly handles maritime personal injury cases, including marine construction cases. He also handles cargo defense matters.
Other maritime experience includes claims for allisions, groundings, shipboard fires, explosions and marine insurance disputes. He also has experience handling aviation matters.
Additionally, Chris defends transportation brokers in inland transportation and trucking matters including suits filed against third party logistics providers involving damaged freight. He continues to practice in the area of general liability handling matters involving premises liability.
In May 2008, Chris graduated with honors from Villanova University with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. He obtained his juris doctor in June of 2011 from Brooklyn Law School.
During his second year of law school, Chris was a summer law clerk at Marshall Dennehey and continued as a part-time law clerk throughout his third year of law school. Chris gained some practical experience when he interned at the Center for Appellate Litigation in the Fall 2010 and at the Kings County District Attorney’s Office in the Spring 2011.
Chris is admitted in the states of New York, New Jersey, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Most recently, he was admitted in the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
- Brooklyn Law School (J.D., 2011)
- Villanova University (B.A., cum laude, 2008)
- New Jersey, 2011
- U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 2011
- New York, 2012
- U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 2012
- U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 2012
Associations & Memberships:
- Maritime Law Association of the United States
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