Christopher P. Weidman is an Associate and member of Stark & Stark’s Accident & Personal Injury Group. Chris focuses his practice on wrongful death, spinal cord injuries, and other catastrophic injury cases resulting from automobile crashes, products liability, and premise liability. In his work as a trial lawyer, he combines his knowledge and experience with his passion for helping others and protecting his clients’ rights.
Chris has lectured in the legal community and has spoken to fellow attorneys at seminars sponsored by the New Jersey Association for Justice (NJAJ) and National Business Institute (NBI). He is a member of NJAJ and serves as Co-Chair of the NJAJ New Lawyers Committee and the NJAJ Law Student Relations Committee, and a member of NJAJ’s Membership Committee. In 2016 Chris presented at NJAJ Boardwalk Seminar as one of the NJAJ’s Rising Stars. Mr. Weidman has been selected as a member of the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 for New Jersey for 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021.
Chris was born and raised in South Jersey and grew up in Gloucester County. He graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Finance and Minor in Business Law. Chris received his law degree from the Rutgers Camden School of Law. During his time at Rutgers, he was a senior editor of the Rutgers Journal of Law and Religion and a Certified Legal Intern in the Rutgers Civil Practice Clinic. He also served as President of the New Jersey Association for Justice, Rutgers Student Chapter and was a co-founder of the Rutgers 501(c)(3) Non Profit Formation Project. Mr. Weidman received the Dean’s Publico Award for Exceptional Service in recognition of his extensive pro bono work in the Camden community.
Chris resides in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania with his wife and infant son. He is on the Board of Advisors of Best Buddies New Jersey, a nonprofit organization dedicated to establishing a volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, leadership development, and inclusive living for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Chris currently serves as the Chair of the Fundraising Committee for Best Buddies New Jersey. In addition to his work in the community, Chris’s interests include golf, travel, and cheering on the Eagles and Sixers.