Christopher F. Quirk

  • Associate at Sands Anderson PC (61 Attorneys)
  • Bank of America Center, 1111 East Main Street, Suite 2400, Richmond, VA 23219-3500
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Chris Quirk joined Sands Anderson in 2017 and is an experienced, proactive attorney who focuses in medical malpractice and Section 1983 lawsuits. He supports correctional healthcare providers, jails, constitutional officers, and medical providers who seek a dependable legal ally. To meet his clients’ goals, Chris offers a flexible, results-driven process to handle myriad complex medical and constitutional cases.

For corporate clients, Chris helps them navigate the various political, financial, and reputational challenges that litigation can present. By learning where each case fits in his clients’ broader objectives, he tailors comprehensive litigation plans that help each person look forward and stay on track. As objectives can shift during a case’s lifespan, Chris’ flexible representation remains focused on helping each client achieve the best outcomes.

For individual clients, many of whom are facing their first lawsuit, they gain an advocate who can clearly explain the legal process and strategies involved. Chris knows how medical malpractice claims are very personal, often deeply affecting his clients’ lives. So, he works hard to guide and protect his clients in every step.

In his spare time, he competes in tennis tournaments with the United States Tennis Association. Chris Enjoys reading historical non-fiction.


•CALI Award in Products Liability, 2013

Favorite Books

•Invisible Man
by Ralph Ellison

Professional Highlights

•Achieved dismissal of Section 1983 claims of deliberately indifferent medical care, First Amendment violations, and various due process claims in Virginia state and federal courts, as well as federal court in Colorado.

Community Service

•Richmond Animal League


News About Christopher F. Quirk

•In the News: Lawyers leap from Rocketts to larger firm downtown
•Sands Anderson Grows Healthcare Grou

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Litigation
  • Healthcare
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Insurance
  • Professional Services

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(804) 783-7228  Phone
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1998, Richmond, VA 23219-3500
University Attended:
Duke University, BA, History, 2005
Law School Attended:
University of Richmond Law School, JD, 2014
Year of First admission:
Supreme Court of Virginia; United States District Court, Colorado; U.S. District Court, Eastern Virginia; Virginia

Professional Affiliations

•Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys

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  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
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    Richmond, Virginia

    • Richmond, VA
      Bank of America Center , 1111 East Main Street, Suite 2400
      Richmond, VA 23219-3500

      (804) 783-7228 Phone

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