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Christopher Frank Bagnato

Christopher Frank Bagnato

also known as Christopher F. Bagnato, Chris Bagnato

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Child Custody, Family, Divorce & Separation, Immigration

About Me

In Honor of my Brother Eric and For his Son Carter.   

Christopher F. Bagnato, Esquire.  focuses his practice on family law, handling matters involving divorce, custody, and support. He also handles Criminal and Immigration and Commercial Litigation and is Head of Litigation at his firm.  

Mr. Bagnato holds two Law Degrees including an LL.M. in Trial Advocacy from Temple Law and a JD. from Indiana Law. He is licensed in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey State and Federal Courts. 

Mr. Bagnato is fluent in Spanish and represents the majority of the Latino Community in Philadelphia including Latino Organizations and Churches.  

Mr. Bagnato was Born in Medellin Colombia and raised in Delaware County, Pennsylvania and has his main office is in downtown Philadelphia.   
In Honor of my Brother Eric and For his Son Carter. 


Languages Spoken: Spanish

Photos and Videos

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Immigration: 20%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 20%
  3. Family: 20%
  4. Child Custody: 20%
  5. Criminal Defense: 20%



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

  • Stacy Ellen Schwarz

    I endorse this lawyer. Christopher is the best bilingual Spanish speaking attorney in the Philadelphia and surrounding counties. His work and ethics are unmatched.


    Stacy Schwarz Child Custody Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Alexander John Eiffe

    Mr. Bagnato is an experienced attorney who is dedicated to his clients and to constantly improving his skills in his areas of practice. I highly recommend this attorney.


    Alexander Eiffe Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Law Offices of Erik B. Jensen, P.C.

1528 Walnut St Ste 1401
Philadelphia, PA, 19102




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Association of Distinguished CouncilNational Association of Distinguished Council2015
Top 10 Attorneys Under 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2015

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Christopher F. Bagnato2010 - 2011


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Philadelphia Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Hispanic Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Delaware County Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
R v. DFather won, given primary physical custody and legal custody

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawN/ALL.M - Master of Laws of Trial AdvocacyN/A
Indiana University School of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Villanova University School of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Westchester UniversityCareers in Law2015
National Society Guest SpeakerCareers in Law with Foreign languages2015
Pre law SocietyHow to enter the legal field2011