Attorney at Law Christopher A. Khatami

Christopher A. Khatami


Christopher A. Khatami brings ten years of litigation experience representing private individuals, small and mid-sized corporations, and public entities in state and federal courts throughout the State of New Jersey.

Mr. Khatami’s primary practice areas are Section 1983 civil rights cases, Title 59 tort cases, NJLAD, employment discrimination, contract and business partnership disputes, construction defect, and general liability cases.

In public entity litigation, Mr. Khatami has represented numerous public entities at the municipal, county, and state levels, including the South Jersey Transportation Authority, Ocean County, Ocean County Board of Commissioners, Ocean County Department of Corrections, Ocean County College, City of Paterson, Cumberland County and the Cumberland County Department of Corrections.  Mr. Khatami regularly represents public entities in litigation in state and federal courts.

Mr. Khatami is a lifelong resident of Monmouth County.  He enjoys spending time with family and friends, beach and beach volleyball, kayaking, traveling, and is an avid reader of the United States and presidential history.


  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Juris Doctorate (2010)

  • American University in Cairo, Arabic Language Institute, Certification in Elementary and Intermediate Arabic (2004)

  • Fordham University, Bachelor of Arts (2005)

Bar Admissions

  • State of New Jersey (2013)

  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey (2013)

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (2018)

  • Supreme Court of the United States (2018)

Judicial Clerkship

  • The Honorable Jamie S. Perri, J.S.C., Superior Court of New Jersey, Monmouth County (2010-2011)

Civic & Professional Organizations

  • New Jersey State Bar Association

  • Lunch Break, Red Bank, New Jersey