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About Christopher

Christopher T. Karounos is a recognized by the N.J. Supreme Court as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney. His practice focuses on the areas of commercial law, civil litigation, chancery court, family law and personal injury litigation. Mr. Karounos is also well versed in the highly focused area of New Jersey Liquor Law and is a trained mediator, previously listed by the Supreme Court on its Roster of Mediators. Mr. Karounos began his legal career as the Law Clerk for the Honorable Menelaos W. Toskos, J.S.C. (Bergen). After his clerkship Mr. Karounos served as a Commercial Litigation Associate at Lowenstein Sandler's headquarter office in Roseland N.J. for several years. Christopher then returned to his Bergen County roots as a Litigator at Herten Burstein which, in 2011, merged and became the North Jersey headquarters for Archer & Greiner, P.C. Mr. Karounos remained a Litgator and Trial Attorney with Archer & Greiner until forming Karounos & Associates, LLC in June of 2013. Christopher T. Karounos, Esq. represents corporate and individual clients in a variety of matters including; contract rights, business divorce, consumer fraud claims, products liability, class action, insurance coverage disputes, closely held corporate litigation, domestic violence, divorce, and personal injury matters.

work Experience

Attorney
Honorable Menelaos W. Toskos, J.S.C.
Jan. 1, 2006 - Jan. 1, 2007
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Litigation Associate
Lowenstein Sandler
Jan. 1, 2007 - Jan. 1, 2009
None

Litigation Associate
Herten, Burstein, Sheridan, Cevasco, Botinelli, Litt & Harz, LLC
Jan. 1, 2009 - Jan. 1, 2011
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Litigation Associate
Archer & Greiner, PC
Jan. 1, 2011 - Jan. 1, 2013
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Adjuct Professor of Law
Rutgers School of Law - Newark
Jan. 1, 2014 - Jan. 1, 2014
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Owner/Managing Member
Karounos & Associates, LLC, Office of Christopher T. Karounos, Esq.
Jan. 1, 2013 - Current
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school Education

Rutgers University
BA - Bachelor of Arts
- 1992

Rutgers University School of Law
JD - Juris Doctor
- 2006

bookmark Awards

Rising Star
Super Lawyers Magazine
2016
Rising Star
Super Lawyers Magazine
2015
Head Coach-Rutgers National Mock Trial Team
Rutgers School of Law - Newark
2014
Head Coach-Rutgers National Mock Trial Team
Rutgers School of Law - Newark
2013
Head Coach-Rutgers National Mock Trial Team
Rutgers School of Law - Newark
2012
Outstanding Young Lawyer of the Year
Burn Advocates Network (BAN)
2007
Myron Harkvay Award - Best Trial Attorney, Class of 2006
Rutgers Law School
2006
2005 TANJ Scholar
Trial Attorneys of New Jersey (TANJ)
2005

group Associations

Member
Bergen County Bar Association
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Member
American Bar Association, Litigation Section
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Member
American Bar Association, Business Law Section
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Member
New Jersey State Bar Association
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Past President
Hellenic American Bar Association of New Jersey
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Member
American Association for Justice
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Member
New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ)
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