Christopher A. McAlpin
Direct Line: 617-603-3709
Chris joined Lawson & Weitzen as a litigation associate in September 2020. He is a hard-working, results-driven attorney who relies on his sharp legal skills to serve clients through all aspects of litigation. He is adept in litigation strategies and actively counsels his clients to maximize favorable results.
Following law school, Chris worked as a judicial intern to Federal Magistrate Judge Marianne B. Bowler in the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. From there, he worked as a litigation associate at a large firm in Boston where he practiced medical malpractice defense of nursing homes and long-term care facilities. He worked as part of a defense team in effectuating and securing a favorable settlement in a high-exposure putative class action case. In addition, he worked closely in litigating and strategically organizing the defense of several large class action cases.
During law school, as a student attorney in the Suffolk Defenders Clinic, Chris represented indigent defendants in criminal cases in the Boston Municipal Court. He counseled his clients, litigated various matters, negotiated with prosecutors, and obtained favorable resolutions for clients.
Chris is a native of South Florida and enjoy skiing, scuba diving, sports, and traveling.
Professional Affiliations & Memberships
Maritime Law Association
Awards & Recognition
Suffolk University Law School, Dean's List, 2016-2017 and 2018-2019