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Attorney Christopher Washington is a native of Simmesport, Louisiana. He is a partner in the firm of Daniels & Washington, L.L.C. He graduated from Avoyelles High School in 2000. While in high school he was an honors student as well as a four year member of the Football and Track and Field team. He attended Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Political science with a minor in Business Administration in 2004. Afterwards, he earned his law degree from Southern University Law Center in 2007. Attorney Washington is licensed to practice before all state and federal courts in Louisiana.


While in law school he clerked for Matthews & Matthews Law Firm. He is a member of Louisiana Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Baton Rouge Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Louisiana Association for Justice, and the American Association for Justice. He has served Capital Area Legal Services Corporation since 2007 representing indigent clients with legal counsel in the areas of Family law and Estate Planning. Attorney Washington is a June 2009 graduate of the National Criminal Defense College’s Trial Practice Institute, a 2010 graduate of the National Criminal Defense College’s Theories and Themes program, and a 2011 graduate of the National Institute for Trail Advocacy Trial Skills program. Mr. Washington is also a 2011 Graduate of the Gerry Spence Trial Lawyer's College.  Mr. Washington is also a 2014 Graduate of AAJ Advanced Deposition College.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Personal Injury: 30%
    9 years
  2. Car Accident: 30%
    9 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
    9 years
  4. Trucking Accident: 15%
    9 years

Payment

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

830 Main St
Baton Rouge, LA, 70802-5597

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
LAEligible to practice law200708/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerDaniels & Washington, LLC2007 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeF Warrior2011 - Present
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2011 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A2009 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2008 - Present
Louisiana Association for Justice, Auto Torts SectionN/A2007 - Present
Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2007 - Present
National Institute for Trial AdvocacyBuilding Trial Skills2010 - 2010
National Criminal Defense CollegeN/A2009 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Armed Robbery & Aggravated AssaultThe client was found not guilty on both charges
$475,000 Settlement$475,000.00
Bed sores Developed in Hospital$220,000
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
American Association for JusticeN/APutting on a Trial from Beginning to End2015
American Association for JusticeN/AJazz Fest Seminar2015
American Association for JusticeN/AAdvanced Depositions College2014
American Association for JusticeN/ASocial Security Success2013
American Association for JusticeN/AJazz Fest Seminar2013
American Association for JusticeN/AIt's All about the Damages2012
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeN/AN/A2011
National Institute Trial AdvocacyN/ABuilding Trial Skills2010
Mercer University - Walter F. George School of LawN/ANational Criminal Defense College2009
Southern University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Louisiana State University, Baton RougePolitical Science/Business AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts2004