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Christina M. DiGirolamo
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Sheila Libel 816.627.0234

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Professional Profile

Christina focuses her practice on complex cases including white collar criminal defense, products liability actions, and business disputes. She regularly serves as trial counsel, defending clients in federal and state cases.  She has argued before the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals and has won or reduced in scope many cases based on pretrial motions. Christina represents companies and individuals in government investigations, including investigations involving the False Claims Act, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, Medicare fraud, corporate governance, securities issues and environmental compliance.  She counsels companies and acting officers or employees when they come under scrutiny by federal or state authorities.  She regularly works with clients and witnesses to prepare them for meetings with government attorneys and investigators, trial, depositions, court hearings, and other appearances. Christina has been designated as a Super Lawyer for Missouri and Kansas.  She was named as “Best of The Bar” for 2014 by the Kansas City Business JournalShe also has been recognized by KC Business Magazine as a “Rising Star” for impacting business and the community.  Christina is a former Judicial Law Clerk of the United States District Court, Western District of Missouri.

Education

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law (J.D. 2000) with Distinction
    • Member of the UMKC Law Review
    • Legal Research and Writing Teaching Assistant
  • Rockhurst College (B.A. 1996)

Admissions & Qualifications

  • Missouri, 2000
  • Kansas, 2007
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • U.S. District Court, District of Kansas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Professional Memberships

  • Federal Law Clerk Society
  • KCMBA Federal Court Advocates
  • Missouri Bar Association
  • Kansas Bar Association
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Association for Women Lawyers

Publications

Distinctions

  • Recognized by Super Lawyers as a “Super Lawyer” in Missouri and Kansas
  • Recognized by KC Business Magazine as a “Rising Star”
  • Recognized by Kansas City Business Journal as “Best of The Bar” for 2014
  • Original Member of the Professional Leadership Council for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kansas City
  • Committee Chairperson for the Whisper Walk (Ovarian Cancer)

Clerk Experience

  • Served as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Dean Whipple, U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri.