Christian Brito

Associate Philadelphia
christian.brito dbr.com
Phone: (215) 988-2605

About

Christian Brito focuses his practice primarily on the transfer of structured settlement payment rights in jurisdictions throughout the United States, with a specific focus in client-focused commutation of payments. Chris represents insurance and annuity companies as the owners or issuers of annuities in cases where factoring companies purchase structured settlement annuity payment rights, and has resolved disputes and litigated matters arising out of the transfer of structured settlement payments rights.

Chris also advises clients in the financial services industry in regulatory and compliance matters, including issues relating to statutes of limitations of debts, collectability, expired judgments, and Fair Debt Collection Practices Act compliance. Chris is a member of the National Creditors Bar Association and writes periodically on creditors’ issues, including compliance with regulations issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Trade Commission.

Chris is also a member of the firm’s Long Term Care Insurance Team, representing and advising insurers with respect to regulatory compliance issues, including HIPAA privacy compliance issues, and has written on the subject of compliance and enforcement actions by the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights.

Credentials

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania

Education

  • Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law, J.D., 2014
  • Florida International University, B.A., 2011

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Organizations

  • Hispanic Bar Association of Pennsylvania 
  • National Creditors Bar Association
  • Christian Legal Clinics of Philadelphia, Clinic Attorney
  • Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law, Latino Law Students Association (Past Vice President)
  • Penn State Law Trial Advocacy Board (Past Vice President of Judges)

Chris's Areas of Focus