Christopher A. South, Associate

csouth@hfpmlaw.com

One Exchange Plaza,
55 Broadway, Suite 202
New York, NY 10006

Phone: (212) 530 3934
Fax: (212) 530 3910

Christopher A. South is a 1979 graduate of Fordham University School of Law.  He received his B.A. from Johns Hopkins University in 1976. He began the practice of law as a staff attorney with the Legal Aid Society Criminal Defense Division in New York County from 1979 to 1985 where he tried 35 felony jury trials to verdict. Since then, he has been in private civil practice where he has tried several dozen jury trials to verdict in New York State courts as well as in the federal courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. Mr. South has also argued many appeals in the First and Second Departments as well as in the federal Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. His areas of expertise are New York Labor Law, General Liability, Medical and Dental Malpractice, Products Liability, Premises Liability, Social Services Agency Liability, Insurance Coverage and Indemnity and Appellate Practice.