Christopher Taggi is the Firm’s managing member. He represents nationally-known home builders, general contractors, commercial owners and developers in all phases of their operations, from contract drafting, to risk management, to litigation and dispute resolution. Mr. Taggi has an extensive amount of ﬁrst-chair litigation experience, having tried over one hundred cases in various state, federal, and administrative courts. Substantively, his practice areas include alternative dispute resolution, construction defects litigation, condominium law, contracts, liability avoidance, real estate disputes, personal injury, and insurance coverage; he also has signiﬁcant past experience with state and federal workers’ compensation law. He has lectured lawyers and construction industry professionals on mold litigation and strategies for minimizing and allocating risk in commercial and residential construction projects.
In 2017, Mr. Taggi became a Charter Fellow in the Construction Lawyers Society of America, an invitation-only honorary society of no more than 1200 practicing Fellows world-wide. In 2014, Mr. Taggi was inducted as a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America, an invitation-only society of 3,500 of the best trial lawyers nationwide. He is a member of the Trial Law Institute and Diversity Law Institute, and qualifies as a Barrister in the Order of Justia. The American Society of Legal Advocates has named him a “Top 100 Litigation Lawyer in the District of Columbia” every year since 2013. Beginning in 2013, Super Lawyers has named him to its annual list of Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorneys in Washington D.C.
Mr. Taggi earned a Bachelor of Arts with Distinction in All Subjects from Cornell University in 1994. In 1997, he received his J.D. from the George Washington University Law School He is admitted to practice in Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia and the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals.