Chris Corsi
Chris Corsi

Christopher Corsi

Tel 856.761.3455
Fax 856.761.1020
New Jersey

Christopher Corsi represents parties involved in commercial and other disputes before state and federal courts. He assists banks and other lenders in defending claims arising from commercial and residential mortgage lending, and also represents banks, lenders, brokers, and servicers in defending against claims involving federal and state lending statutes.

As a commercial litigator, Mr. Corsi has experience handling disputes involving contractual breaches, unfair competition, and general commercial issues; premises liability; product liability; defamation; negligence; consumer fraud litigation; and franchise disputes.

In the franchise litigation area, Mr. Corsi's experience includes franchise fee nonpayment, performance, termination, and sales practice disputes.

Before joining Ballard Spahr, Mr. Corsi was an information technology manager and a legal extern for the LANXESS Corporation. As a legal extern, he reviewed and prepared commercial contracts, researched legal issues, provided legal solutions relating to deals, and initiated a comprehensive e-discovery plan. Mr. Corsi also worked for Bayer AG as a facility network administrator/infrastructure analyst and Sybron Chemicals Incorporated as a systems administrator/programmer.

Mr. Corsi is a veteran of the United States Air Force, where he served as a secure communications specialist ("Crypto").

Professional Activities

American Bar Association

New Jersey State Bar Association

Philadelphia Bar Association

Recognition & Accomplishments

Recipient, Ballard Spahr's 2013 Alan J. Davis Award, for his pro bono work as a member of the Prisoner Civil Rights Team


Co-author, "Smartphones Can Make for Dumb Juries," New Jersey Law Journal, February 11, 2013

Co-author, "Failure To Issue Litigation Hold Is Not Necessarily Gross Negligence, Second Circuit Holds," Ballard Spahr alert, July 24, 2012

Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law (J.D. 2009, cum laude)

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (B.B.A. 2003, summa cum laude)

New Jersey


U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania