Christopher J. Shenfield, Esq.  

Chris Shenfield, California Personal Injury Attorney

Practice Areas and Industries Served

Christopher Shenfield practices corporate, construction, real estate and technology law and litigation in the construction, energy, financial services, food & beverage, manufacturing, real estate, healthcare, and software industries.


Mr. Shenfield has litigated and tried cases in state and federal court involving contract, fraud, infringement, misappropriation, negligence, products liability, regulatory violation, unfair competition, unfair business practice & warranty claims. Mr. Shenfield has also negotiated and documented transactions and contracts for construction, software, energy, finance, franchise, health care, professional services and real estate companies. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Mr. Shenfield was a CPA for Deloitte Touche and a commercial banking executive.


Business Law & Litigation
Construction Law & Litigation
Technology Law
Injury Law
Real Estate Litigation

Special Interests

Technology Licensing
General & Sub Contractors
Food & Beverage Industry
Franchising & Financing
Commercial Litigation

Memberships and Professional Associations

San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association
San Mateo County Bar Association
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
American Bar Association
The State Bar of California
Order of the Coif
National Institute for Trial Advocacy
Silicon Valley Bar Association
San Mateo Professional Alliance
Tulane University Law School


J.D., Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, 1995
M.A., Columbia University, New York, NY, 1991
B.A., Claremont McKenna College, 1986

Bar Certifications

California Bar No. 184374, 1996
United States District Court for the Northern District of California, 1999
United States District Court for the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, 1996
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 1996


Hon. Martin Feldman, United States District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana

Law Professor

Universidad de las Américas, Mexico City, Mexico, 1999