Christopher J. Waznik
CIVIL AND COMMERCIAL LITIGATION
Litigation attorney Chris Waznik's practice encompasses civil and commercial disputes.
Chris graduated from Drake University with a joint Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance with a Concentration in Business Law. Chris then earned his Juris Doctor from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University. During law school, Chris was a member of the Arizona State Law Journal
, and his Comment was published in the Journal
. In his third year of law school, Chris participated in an externship for the Honorable Bridget S. Bade and the Honorable James A. Teilborg of the United States District Court, District of Arizona. After graduation, he served a one-year judicial clerkship for Judge Teilborg.
On the July 2015 Arizona bar exam, Chris tied for the second highest score out of more than 600 applicants.
In his free time, Chris enjoys backpacking, building and repurposing furniture, and traveling with his wife. He is also a volunteer mentor with New Pathways for Youth.
State Bar of Arizona
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2017
Law Clerk, Honorable James A. Teilborg, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2015-2016
Extern, Honorable James A. Teilborg, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2015
Extern, Honorable Bridget S. Bade, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2014
J.D., cum laude, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, 2015: Member, Arizona State Law Journal
B.S.B.A., cum laude, Accounting and Finance (Business Law Concentration), Drake University, 2012: Presidential Scholarship; President's List; Dean's List
New Pathways for Youth: Mentor