September 12, 2003
Christopher FitzPatrick has joined Kelley Drye as a Litigation Partner practicing in the New Jersey and New York offices. His areas of concentration include advertising law, antitrust, commercial transactions, employment law, FDA law, intellectual property and related litigation. Mr. FitzPatrick has extensive general counsel and senior management experience, and has managed large-scale, complex class action and products liability litigation for medical device, pharmaceutical, food and consumer goods companies.
Before joining Kelley Drye, Mr. FitzPatrick served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of the Novartis Consumer Health Division, Global Vice President of Legal and Regulatory Affairs of CIBA Vision, and Deputy Commissioner and General Counsel of the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs. He received his law degree from The Catholic University of America, and his undergraduate degree from New York University.