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Christine Burkhart Joins Wilson Elser’s Las Vegas Office

LAS VEGAS, Nev., (February 19, 2013) National law firm Wilson Elser is pleased to announce that Christine D. Burkhart, partner, has joined the firm’s Las Vegas office.

            Ms. Burkhart focuses her practice on construction defect; product liability; premises liability; and trucking and transportation (commercial and personal lines) matters. Most of her cases concern highly complex matters with substantial damages amounts.

She sits on the board of directors of the Southern Nevada Claims Association, which guides the activities of insurance adjusters in Nevada to uphold the standards of the profession.

Ms. Burkhart is a member of the Clark County Bar Association, Las Vegas Defense Lawyers Association, and the Nevada Chapter of the Risk & Insurance Management Society (RIMS).

She graduated cum laude from the University of Nevada with a Bachelor of Arts (2002) and earned her J.D. from California Western School of Law (2004), where she received an Academic Achievement Award in Trial.

Her complete bio is available on the firm website.

About Wilson Elser

Wilson Elser, a full-service and leading defense litigation law firm (, serves its clients with nearly 800 attorneys in 24 offices in the United States and through a network of affiliates in key regions globally.  Founded in 1978, it ranks among the top 100 law firms identified by The American Lawyer and is included in the top 50 of The National Law Journal's survey of the nation’s largest law firms.  Wilson Elser serves a growing, loyal base of clients with innovative thinking and an in-depth understanding of their respective businesses.

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