Christopher W. Royer

Christopher W. Royer: Attorney with Krupnick Campbell Malone Buser Slama Hancock P.A.
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Christopher William Royer was born in Wiesbaden, Germany and grew up in a military family, moving frequently. He graduated from the College of William and Mary in 1986, and received his law degree from the University of Richmond in 1989. After graduating from law school, Chris practiced criminal law at the trial and appellate level as an active duty Army Judge Advocate in Korea, Germany and Virginia. In 1997, he left active duty and moved to South Florida. After many years as an insurance defense litigator primarily defending medical providers and law enforcement officers, he became an associate lawyer with Krupnick Campbell in 2013. In 2017 he became a partner at the Firm.

While practicing in Florida, Chris continued to serve in the military as an Army Reservist and was deployed in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom in 2003, 2005-2006, 2007-2008 and 2012. He retired from the military in 2013 as a Colonel.

Chris has extensive expertise in cases involving products liability, medical malpractice, motor vehicle, fall downs, military matters and other complex civil litigation and damages cases. In 2016 Chris was asked to represent the families of two young men killed while boating with Miami Marlins All-Star pitcher Jose Fernandez. The matter settled against the Estate of Mr. Fernandez in 2018.

Chris is admitted to practice before all Virginia and Florida state courts, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, The Army Court of Criminal Appeals, The Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Areas of Practice (10)

  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Toxic Torts
  • Slip and Fall
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Nursing Home Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Complex Litigation
  • Military Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
954-546-8305  Phone
954-763-8181  Phone
954-763-8292  Fax
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, including Trial Bar; 1998, Florida; 1989, Virginia; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces; U.S. Supreme Court
Broward County Bar Association; The Florida Bar.
Colonel (Retired), U.S. Army Reserves; U.S. Army, Judge Advocate General's Corps; Active Duty 1989-1997, Reserves 1997-2013; Deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom 2003, 2005-2006, 2007-2008; Enduring Freedom 2012
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

4.5/5.0 (2 reviews)
Peer Reviewed
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  • Judgment

  • Communication

  • Legal Experience


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Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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