Christopher F. Bagnato

Attorney Profile

Top Rated General Litigation Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Jensen Bagnato, PC
 | 1500 Walnut St, Suite 1920
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Phone: 484-576-0389
Fax: 215-546-7440
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2010
Practice Areas:
  • General Litigation (10%),
  • Family Law (30%),
  • Criminal Defense (30%),
  • Immigration: Consumer (30%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Christopher F. Bagnato is the founder of the Law Office of Jensen Bagnato, P.C. From the firm's office in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he represents clients throughout the greater metropolitan area in several areas of law. In his family law practice, Mr. Bagnato provides advice and counsel to people who are facing the end of their marriage and who are dealing with issues such as child custody and visitation, spousal and child support, and the division of complex marital assets. In addition to providing strong courtroom advocacy, he often seeks resolution of some of these matters through the mediation process. Other family law cases that Mr. Bagnato has experience with include fathers' and grandparents' rights, post-divorce order modifications and adoptions.

In his Criminal Practice, Mr. Bagnato assists clients who face extensive Criminal charges in all types of cases including, Sex Crimes, Drug Crimes and Assault Crimes. Mr Bagnato, will fight for his clients all the way through Jury Trials and Appeals. Mr. Bagnato started off in the District Attorney's office but later decided to help Defendants ensure that their rights are protected.

In Mr. Bagnato's large Immigration practice, he assists Immigrants who come to this country and seek immigration benefits including Naturalization, Permanent Green Cards, Asylums, Student Visas, VAWA Visas, Withholding of Removal, He also helps defend Respondents who are in Removal Proceedings, finding ways to stop removal including Cancelation of Removal, obtaining Asylum or Withholding of Removal and/or Prosecuotrial Discretion or any other Immigrant benefit available to them. 

Mr. Bagnato also practices Civil Commercial Litigation both defending and plaintiff and has obtained many settlements helping both sides. 


Mr. Bagnato graduated magna cum laude from West Chester University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Education in Spanish. He then attended the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 2009. Mr. Bagnato also holds a Master of Law in Trial Advocacy from the Temple University Beasley School of Law, having earned that degree in 2010. He is admitted to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and Federal Immigration Court. Fluent in Spanish, he regularly appears on a local Spanish-language television station, where he provides legal commentary.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

General Litigation (10%): Litigation, Restraining Order, Small Claims

Family Law (30%): Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights

Criminal Defense (30%): Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Debt, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Failure to Pay Child Support, False Accusations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Overdrawn Bank Account, Parole, Probation, Prosecution, Sex Offenses, Tax Evasion, Theft, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence

Immigration (30%): Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship

Focus Areas

Litigation, Restraining Order, Small Claims, Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Debt, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Failure to Pay Child Support, False Accusations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Overdrawn Bank Account, Parole, Probation, Prosecution, Sex Offenses, Tax Evasion, Theft, Traffic Violations, Criminal Domestic Violence, Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship

Selections

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Rising Stars: 2018 - 2019

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About Christopher Bagnato

Admitted: 2010, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: http://www.yourphiladelphialawyers.com/attorney-profile/chri...

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Federal Immigration Court, 2015
  • Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2012
  • United States District Court District of New Jersey, 2010
  • New Jersey, 2010
  • Pennsylvania, 2010
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Hispanic Bar Association, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, Delaware County Bar Association (Prior Court Appointment Lists)

Educational Background:

  • West Chester University, West Chester, PA, Bachelor of Education (B.S.E.D.) in Spanish, Spring 2005; (Magna Cum Laude)
  • Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, PA, 3rd year Visiting Student (Fall 2008 – Spring 2009)
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, PA, Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Trial Advocacy, 2010
Office Location for Christopher F. Bagnato

1500 Walnut St
Suite 1920
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Phone: 484-576-0389

Fax: 215-546-7440

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Last Updated: 12/10/2018

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