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Kristofer Petrie


Kristofer C. Petrie is an experienced trial attorney working in the Jersey City, New Jersey, offices of Morgan & Morgan. Kris is an aggressive advocate on behalf of his clients helping injury victims achieve the best possible outcomes against the insurance industry. He is dedicated to representing all persons harmed by the careless acts of others involving motor vehicle wrecks; trucking collisions; construction accidents; dram shop violations; wrongful death; slip and fall; products liability; negligent security; electrocution; environmental poisonings, nursing home neglect, and dog bites.  

Kris believes in the power of our juries to right the wrongs in our shared community. Being a trial lawyer aligns with his core purpose to help injured persons seek justice and his ultimate mission to make the world a safer place.
Throughout his career, Kris has handled a multitude of cases and recovered millions of dollars from insurance companies on behalf of his clients. Kris understands that every client deserves great representation no matter the size or complexity of their case.

Kris was named to New Jersey Super Lawyers* Rising Stars every year from 2018-2024 and The Best Lawyers in America* Ones to Watch every year from 2020-2024 where he was recognized by his peers for his outstanding professional excellence in private practice as a personal injury attorney. 

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  • West Virginia University College of Law - 2015
  • University of Georgia - 2011

  • New Jersey

  • 2015