Christine P. Lora is an experienced litigation attorney who specializes in Criminal Law Matters.
Prior to joining the Ciccarelli Law Firm, Christine was an Assistant Defender with the Defender Association of Philadelphia where she successfully represented clients at every phase and level of the criminal system. During her 8.5-year tenure, Christine handled hundreds of jury and bench trials as well as preliminary and suppression hearings for a wide range of cases from possessory offenses to assaults. Though most of her time was spent in the Major Trial Unit, she also gained significant experience handling juvenile delinquency matters and specializes in cases with possible immigration consequences. Christine’s extensive jury and bench trial experience includes a 90% acquittal rate with past victories including not guilty verdicts for numerous third strike cases including attempted murder, burglary, and armed robbery.
Christine is a fierce advocate who has dedicated her life and career to providing quality representation to the criminally accused. She has appeared in court on thousands of occasions, has handled 10,000+ hearings, and consistently succeeds in obtaining the best outcomes with the least amount of exposure for her clients.
Christine graduated Magna Cum Laude from DeSales University with degrees in History and Spanish. After college, she attended and graduated from Temple University Beasley School of Law where she focused on criminal defense and immigration work in both her studies and internships. She is a Gideon Award Recipient.
Christine is a Montgomery County native where she currently resides with her husband and two young sons. She enjoys latin dancing, good food, and the company of friends. She is fluent in Spanish.