Meet Personal Injury Lawyer Chris Castro

Setting Things Right for Victims of Injury in Louisiana

Lafayette personal injury lawyer Christopher Castro for claims across Louisiana involving car accidents, medical malpractice, premises liability and other injury claimsPersonal injury lawyer Christopher T. “Chris” Castro is a resident of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, married, and a father of two. A native New Orleanian, he graduated from Jesuit High School in 1984, attended LSU and received his undergraduate degree in sociology from Loyola University in 1988. Chris then graduated from Loyola Law School in New Orleans in 1992 and was sworn into the practice of law on October 16, 1992. Since then he has practiced in New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Lafayette in the areas of class action litigation, personal injury claims, litigation involving car accidents and commercial vehicles, premises liability, medical malpractice and products liability, all from the plaintiff’s perspective.

Chris has practiced throughout Louisiana and is licensed to practice in Louisiana State Court, all Federal District Courts in Louisiana and is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C. He is a member of the Louisiana Association for Justice (formerly known as the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association), the Louisiana State Bar Association and the Lafayette Parish Bar Association.

You can reach attorney Castro by calling our office at (337)984-8020. He offers a free consultation.

Areas of Practice

  • Plaintiff’s Personal Injury – Automotive Liability
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Premises Liability

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 2009

Education

  • Loyola University New Orleans School of Law, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • J.D. – 1992
  • Loyola University, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • B.A. – 1988
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Major: Sociology

Past Employment Positions

  • Frank J. D’Amico, Jr., APLC, New Orleans, LA and Baton Rouge, LA, 2001 – 2010
  • Fayard & Honeycutt, Attorney, 1993 – 2001