Biography

Christopher G. Rigler has eleven years of experience in the areas of professional liability defense (medical, accounting, and legal),  trucking company defense, products liability defense, construction defect defense, and appellate practice.  Over his career, Christopher has successfully defended physicians, nurses, healthcare providers, attorneys, accountants, product manufacturers, insurance companies, claims adjusters, trucking companies, truck drivers, general contractors, and businesses in various civil and administrative phases and forums. Christopher’s experience has allowed him to obtain the necessary skills to handle legal matters in a manner that is efficient and effective to obtain his client’s best outcome through trial or settlement resolution.   

Education

  • Gonzaga University  (J.D., 2007)
    • Three Cali Awards - Legal Research and Writing IV (Appellate Writing), Contracts, Washington Practice
    • Gonzaga Jessup Cup International Law Team
  • University of Montana  (B.A.)
    • Psychology/Sociology, with high honors
    • Psi Chi Honor Society
    • National Dean's List

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2014
  • Nevada, 2007

Court Admissions

  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Western District of Texas
  • Federal District Court of Nevada
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Professional Recognition

  • Named to Mountain State Super Lawyers® - Rising Stars list: 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014
  • Named to Texas Super Lawyers® - Rising Star list, a Thompson Reuters Business: 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020