Kristofer C. Petrie

Practice Areas

Bar & Court Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • United States District Court, District of New Jersey

Education

  • West Virginia University College of Law, J.D.
  • University of Georgia, B.A., cum laude
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Kristofer C. Petrie is an experienced personal injury litigator focused on trial practice and appellate advocacy. Kris is dedicated to representing all persons harmed by the careless acts of others including, but not limited to: motor vehicle wrecks, trucking collisions, complex construction, wrongful death, slip and fall, products liability, negligent security, electrocution, and lead, mercury, and mold poisoning. He brings with him a passionate, client-centered approach, helping personal injury victims navigate the complexities of the insurance industry to achieve the best possible outcomes. 

NOTABLE MATTERS

  • $1.825 million dollar settlement as co-counsel for wrongful death electrocution in Union County

  • $963,000 total settlement for a trucking collision in Bergen County

  • $750,000 settlement for cervical injury in Bergen County

  • $510,000 settlement for a slip and fall in Bergen County

ADDITIONAL NOTEWORTHY INFORMATION

Kristofer attended the University of Georgia and graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in history. As a law student at West Virginia University College of Law, Kris pursued many extracurricular activities to hone his skills of brief writing, oral argument, and trial presentation. He was a member of the Moot Court National Team, Lugar Trial Association, and a semi-finalist in the Baker Cup, giving him the opportunity to argue before several Justices of the West Virginia Supreme Court.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • New Jersey Association for Justice
  • New Jersey State Bar Association