Biography

Christina is the managing partner of the McGuireWoods Chicago office, and practices in the area of government investigations and white-collar litigation.  She is currently an adjunct professor at Northwestern School of Law, teaching a seminar on federal RICO law since 2012 and previously taught trial advocacy there from 2008 to 2011. She is also a former lecturer at the Federal Bureau of Investigation Undercover School and the National Advocacy Center for the Department of Justice.

Christina graduated cum laude, Order of the Coif, Executive Editor, Journal of International Law and Business, from Northwestern University School of Law in 1995. After graduation she served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable John F. Grady and a judicial extern for the Honorable Marvin E. Aspen of the U.S. District Court in Chicago.  In 2012, she was also appointed to the U.S. Attorney Candidate Screening Committee through a bi-partisan process headed by U.S. Senators Dick Durbin and Mark Kirk.  Prior to joining the firm, Christina served 10 years as an assistant U.S. attorney (AUSA) in the Northern District of Illinois - four of which she was a deputy chief. She received multiple awards from federal and local law enforcement, and the U.S. Department of Justice for her service as an AUSA.

She is also a member of the Board of Directors of Northwestern University School of Law Clinic Advisory Board.

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6/17/2019
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