Christopher Gerace
  • Associate

Christopher P. Gerace is an Associate Attorney at Russo Karl Widmaier & Cordano, PLLC. While a newly admitted attorney, Mr. Gerace has worked extensively on both criminal and civil matters. He further has experience handling family court and other administrative matters, including representing those accused of Title IX violations.

Upon graduating law school, Mr. Gerace worked as an Associate Attorney at London Indusi LLP, where he gained invaluable experience representing criminal defendants on serious felonies and misdemeanors throughout New York City. Mr. Gerace has further handled various personal injury matters, representing litigants in both State and Federal court.

Mr. Gerace joined Russo Karl Widmaier & Cordano, PLLC in the spring of 2018 and has become an integral part of the firm’s criminal defense practice. Mr. Gerace graduated from Brooklyn Law School in 2016, finishing in the top percentage of his class. He further obtained his Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice from SUNY Oneonta, graduating with honors. Prior to law school, Mr. Gerace worked as a Child-Care Worker at Montfort Therapeutic in Port Jefferson, New York.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal defense 35%
  • Personal Injury 20%
  • Civil Litigation 15%
  • Family Law 10%
  • Real Estate 5%
  • Business Organizations 10%
  • Landlord/Tenant 5%

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2016


  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 2016
  • SUNY Oneonta, Oneonta, New York
    • B.S. - 2013
    • Major: Criminal Justice


  • English