Christopher J.C. Waldon

Counsel

Christopher Waldon is a seasoned commercial litigator focused on business and commercial disputes, landlord-tenant matters, and consumer litigation. He Christopher has achieved favorable results for clients in both state and federal courts in matters involving common law fraud, violation of the Consumer Legal Remedies Act (CLRA) and Song- Beverly Consumer Warranty Act, breach of fiduciary duty, negligence actions, unlawful detainer actions, and wrongful death actions. Christopher has substantial experience handling all aspects of litigation, including pre-trial and trial practice, motion practice, fact and expert discovery, witness preparation, mediation, and appellate practice.

Experience

Representative Matters

  • Represented a global automaker in three multi-week trials in California State Court for common law fraud and violation of the Consumer Legal Remedies Act and Song Beverly Consumer Warranty Act
  • Represented a general contractor in a wrongful death action arising from a fatal motor vehicle accident
  • Represented a foreign corporation in a Petition for the Recognition, Confirmation, and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitration Award in the United States District Court, Central District of California
  • Represented a former executive director of a bankrupt adoption agency in breach of fiduciary duty and negligence action in Federal Bankruptcy Court

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Credentials
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Education

  • J.D. with honors University of North Carolina School of Law 2007
  • B.A. Economics and Philosophy with high honors Emory University 2003

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • North Carolina
  • Solicitor of England and Wales

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California

Professional Memberships and Activities

Member, British American Business Council