Christopher Lang – Civil Defense Attorney, Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

Christopher J. Lang is a graduate of Saint Louis University, where he received his B.S. in Business Management in 1994. He received his J.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 1998, and was admitted to the State Bar of Missouri in 1998; the State Bar of Kansas in 1999, and the State Bar of Illinois in 1999.

Chris is a member of The Missouri Bar, The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers and the St. Louis County Bar Association, where he has served as a member of the Executive Committee. He has also participated in the Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers’ Trial Academy as well as the International Association of Defense Counsel’s Trial Academy in Boulder, Colorado.

Chris has also been honored with an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

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Chris has served as lead trial counsel in numerous cases at both state and federal levels throughout the Midwest  involving:

  • Personal injury claims
  • Toxic torts
  • Product liability
  • Professional liability
  • Defamation
  • Employment
  • Business and commercial litigation
  • Construction
  • First and third party insurance coverage
  • Bad faith claims
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  • The Bar Association of Metropolitan Saint Louis
  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers
  • St. Louis County Bar Association
    • Executive Committee Member, (2000 - 2003)


  • International Association of Defense Counsel Trial Academy
    • Trial Academy, 2005
  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers
    • Trial Academy, 2001
  • University of Missouri, Kansas City
    • J.D., 1998
  • Saint Louis University
    • B.S. in Business Management, 1994


  • Missouri
  • Illinois
  • Kansas
  • United States District Courts
    • Eastern District of Missouri
    • Western District of Missouri
    • Southern District of Illinois
  • Federal District Court of Kansas


  • Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers List: Top Rated Civil Litigation Attorney, St. Louis, MO, 2016 and Rising Star - 2008-2012
  • Recipient of the 2004 Lon O. Hocker Trial Lawyer Award, which is presented annually by the Missouri Bar Foundation to a young lawyer who demonstrates outstanding trial work and unusual proficiency in the art of trial advocacy
  • 2008 recipient of the John C. Shepherd Professionalism Award, given annually to a young lawyer who most exemplifies The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis' tenets of professionalism in the tradition of John C. Shepherd


  • Principal, Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C. (2011 - Present)
  • Principal, Rabbitt, Pitzer & Snodgrass, P.C. (2004 - 2010)
  • Associate, Rabbitt, Pitzer & Snodgrass, P.C. (1999 - 2004)
  • Associate, Franke & Schultz. P.C. (1998 - 1999)
  • Law Clerk, Withers, Brant, Igoe & Mullennix, P.C. (1996 - 1998)
Christopher Lang