Christopher M. CasaAssociate
Christopher Casa is an associate in Rivkin Radler’s Insurance Fraud Practice Group.
Christopher helps insurers prosecute civil lawsuits under the federal Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act, including affirmative actions to recover insurer claim payments to physicians, medical clinics, attorneys, public adjusters, and others involved in complex, large scale insurance fraud schemes.
Prior to joining Rivkin Radler, Christopher served as an Assistant District Attorney in the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office where he acted as lead counsel in numerous jury trials. As a trial attorney in the Vehicular Crimes Bureau, Christopher successfully prosecuted homicide cases and many high-profile felonies, including manslaughter, vehicular homicide, assault, weapon possession, drug possession, DWI and other criminal offenses. Christopher managed all aspects of criminal cases, ranging from investigations, search warrants, grand jury presentments, motion practice, pleas, litigation, trials, sentencings, and appeals. He also served as a frequent lecturer for the District Attorney’s “Choices and Consequences Program,” a program where Christopher spoke before high school students and parents at numerous high schools throughout Nassau County about the dangers of drunk driving through actual cases that he prosecuted.
While an Assistant District Attorney, Christopher was a recipient of the Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Award for Recognition of Excellence for his dedication and service to the mission of MADD.
Christopher graduated cum laude from Brooklyn Law School, where he served as an associate editor for the Brooklyn Law Review and the President of the Moot Court Honor Society. Christopher also interned for United States District Judge Joseph Bianco of the Eastern District of New York and several prosecutorial offices. Prior to attending law school, Christopher served as a Congressional Aide to U.S. Representative Timothy Bishop.
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United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
United States District Court for the District of New JerseyEducation
Brooklyn Law School, Juris Doctor cum laude
The George Washington University, B.A.