Greene Broillet & Wheeler LLP partner Christine D. Spagnoli has once again been recognized by The Los Angeles Daily Journal as one of the top 75 female litigators in California. The editors of The Daily Journal review hundreds of nominations before choosing the women on their list. Christine (Chris) has been recognized by the organization since 2002.
In their page-long review of Christine Spagnoli, a personal injury and products liability attorney who focuses much of her attention on car design and tire defects, they mentioned many of the things that set Chris apart, including:
- In a 1999 case against General Motors, Chris recovered $4.9 billion for her clients who were seriously injured by a defective fuel tank
- She won the largest auto liability verdict in 2011 against Ford Motor Co. ($73 million)
- In 2012, Spagnoli became the first woman to be named Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
- She has been president of multiple legal groups, including the Consumer Attorneys of California, the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles and the Attorneys Information Exchange Group
The article touched on only a few of Chris' accomplishments. In addition to recognition by the Daily Journal, Chris has been recognized by Super Lawyers, Lawdragon.com and Woddward/White, Inc. Since 2004, she has been named among the Top Women Southern California Lawyers.
Source: Daily Journal, "Top Women Lawyers," May 8, 2013