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Christina L. Geraci

Christina L. Geraci

Practice areas:

Litigation, Securities & Investment Fraud, Real Estate, Banking, Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

 


Christina is the chair of the litigation department at Geraci Law Firm and focuses her practice on representing lenders, real estate investment limited partnerships, individual investors, and banks in the California State Courts, Federal District Courts in California, and Federal Bankruptcy Courts in California on litigation matters including foreclosures, foreclosure defense, lender/borrower litigation, investor/LLC litigation, policyholder/title insurer litigation, and inter-bank litigation on a range of issues involving loans, including federal and state disclosure and foreclosure laws, recording and title issues, UCC issues, equitable subrogation, causes of action for violations of TILA, HOEPA, statutory broker liability, Business and Professions Code section 17200 (unfair competition) and other statutory violations.


 


Christina has handled over two hundred litigation cases to conclusion and taken well over 100 depositions throughout her litigation career. Her trial work has been cited and recognized by fellow peers, including publications in the Daily Journal and on Verdict Search.  Christina is a very assertive and aggressive litigator that takes great pride in her work and possesses a genuine compassion for all firm clients and defends them fiercely.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Litigation: 50%
    11 years
  2. Real Estate: 20%
    11 years
  3. Securities & Investment Fraud: 20%
    7 years
  4. Bankruptcy & Debt: 5%
    24 years
  5. Banking: 5%
    10 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($395/hour), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

  • James Brice Newell

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    James Newell Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael Seth Leboff

    I endorse this lawyer. I would not hesitate to refer my friends and clients to Christina and her firm.

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    Michael Leboff Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Geraci Law Firm

90 Discovery
Irvine, CA, 92612

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200505/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
American Association of Private LendersIndustry Partner Founding Member2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerGeraci Law Firm2008 - Present
AttorneyKoeller, Nebeker, Carlson & Haluck2006 - 2008
AttorneyBradford & Barthel2005 - 2006
N/ACorral Parish Arnett & Halas2004 - 2005
TeacherChaffey Unified High School District2000 - 2001
ParalegalLegal Document Assistant Service1992 - 2000

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Commercial REO Brokers Associationmember2014 - Present
Laguna Niguel Little LeagueCity Liaison to Laguna Niguel and Events Coordinator2014 - Present
California Association of Mortgage BrokersMember2014 - Present
California Mortgage Associationmember2014 - Present
American Association of Private LendersGeneral Counsel2008 - Present
Orange County Bar Association (OCBA)Member2008 - Present
California MBAmember2008 - Present
Italian-American Bar Associationmember2005 - Present
American Bar Associationmember2005 - Present
California Bar Associationmember2005 - Present
Hisbanic Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
William P. Gray Legion Lex American Inn of CourtMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Carol Wallis v Tracy WoodJury Verdict for $235,000 and Awarded attorney fees for $117,000
Doe (Lender) v Fidelity Nat'l TitleLender recouped over and above loan amount
Krage v Val-Chris InvestmentsLender successfully foreclosed on property after non-payment

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Geraci Law Firm NewsletterPositive Foreclosure Trends for Lenders2011
Verdictsearch publicationWomen Claimed Elder Abuse, Fraud and Breach of Duty2010
Geraci Law Firm NewsletterGeraci Law Firm's Litigation Team Successful in 2008/2009 Arbitrations, Trials and Settlements2009

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Chapman University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
California Polytechnic UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2000

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
LoanMarket's Note Buyer WorkshopLender's Rights In Bankruptcy2011
Investing In Private MoneyFinancial Planning2008