Christopher E. Hersom

Christopher E. Hersom joined The Lanier Law Firm as an associate in 2017 and practices in the areas of asbestos litigation, toxic torts, mass torts, and product liability.  Prior to joining The Lanier Law Firm, Mr. Hersom was an associate at a respected Northern California law firm where he focused his practice on representing individuals who suffered from asbestos-related diseases.

Mr. Hersom is experienced in all phases of litigation and has served as trial counsel for plaintiffs in numerous asbestos personal injury and wrongful death trials throughout California.  From 2013 to 2017, Mr. Hersom was named to the Northern California Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. In 2018, he was named to the New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars list.

Originally from San Jose, California, Mr. Hersom is a 2006 graduate of Santa Clara University School of Law.  He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor in 2003.

Mr. Hersom is admitted to practice law in California, New York and the District of Columbia.