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Our firm was founded in Washington, DC and New York on August 2001, its team of lawyers and support have more than 50 years of experience.   Its founder Christopher A Zampogna has practiced in New York and Washington, DC as a prosecutor and in private practice.


He has been representing clients for over 30 years and began his practice in New York and expanded it to Washington, DC.  After having countless trials and appeals, in civil and criminal court, federal and local, his law practice has grown constantly in both locations, in very complex matters.


His team of attorneys and paraprofessionals has over 50 years of experience in the legal field.  His office has grown steadily to meet the needs of its expanding client base.

Christopher Zampogna is Past President of the Bar Assocation of DC (   He serves now as a fellow of the Amercian Bar Assocation (, offered to only 1% of its members.  


He has been considered for several leadership positions in the local DC and New York legal community.  He was asked to run for District Attorney in Erie County New York (Buffalo News May 22, 2008 and recently was a finalist for an appointment by the President as the US Attorney  for the District of Columbia in 2015 (see Sunday, Washington Post September 27, 2015 Metro Section).

Although the office has grown, it has kept its core bespoke philosophy in tact.  To constantly, provide the best legal service, honest advise, to finish the job and with a team approach.  We treat all our client's professionally, pay attention to details, and follow golden rule.


We strive to be in communicate with you, the client, and provide you constant udates of your case.  We will complete your case with the best result possible due to our experience in the local, national, and international arena.

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​​Christopher A. Zampogna (founder)

As the founding member of Zampogna, PC, I will take special interest in all your legal matters my office handles for you.

I have been in practice of law since 1992 beginning mycareer as a law clerk for a Superior Court Judge in Ft. Wayne Indiana; then returned to his hometown, Buffalo, New York, to work for a general practice law firm; joined the Erie County, New York prosecutor's office as an Assistant District Attorney, successfully prosecuting misdemeanor and felony cases; left for the private sector to join a Western New York law firm, as a senior associate, and developed their employment law section; moved to Washington DC to join a franchise and commercial litigation law firm; and subsequently formed Zampogna, P.C. in Washington, DC in 2001.  

  The practice has focused on litigation including appeals in the civil and criminal courts.   However, he has also conducted many mediations and arbitrations in securities disputes or investor rights.   He has brought cases before FINRA in arbitration forums.   He lectures on ADR topics and published a white paper on ADR comparison between US and an International NGO in the employment context.   He is past President of the DC Bar Association and is editor in chief of its Publication, The Journal of the Bar Association of the District of Columbia (    He is a member of the International Law Committee of the ABA.


He has participated as a judge in the New York State Committee for ADR international competition in New York City.   He served also as a delegate at large for the Bar Association of DC before the American Bar Association house of delegates (ABA) and is an ABA Fellow as well. 


He has been in the legal field for more than two decades and has received the nomination and recognition as one of "America's Best Lawyers."  He has been featured in American Airlines magazine for his knowledge in the field of fraud.  He has also taught in the complex litigation fields at Georgetown University and Catholic Law School.

 Mr. Zampogna graduated from the Notre Dame Law School and earned his undergraduate degree from University of Notre Dame as well. He enjoys motorcycle riding, skiing and travel.    He volunteers for with the Elderly, via the Legal Counsel for the Elderly in DC.


Junior Associate graduate of George Washington Law School and member of DC Bar.  He has been an integral part of the Zampogna PC team and supports its ethos as a bespoke law firm.



Sheryl Jones Alu
( from 2010-2012, Jan 2013 dec)
Sheryl Jones Alu had been of counsel with this office for several years.  She specialized in complex corporate work and mergers.  She especially worked in the field of Blue Sky laws.  
She was a member of the District of Columbia Bar, Maryland Bar, American Bar Association.  She dedicated much of her time to her local hospital in Calvery Memorial Hospital Foundation, serving as its president.   She had been devoted to her Basset hounds, and quick to laugh.
She is missed by this office, making a postiive impression upon it and its clients while she worked here.   We miss her and provide this informaiton in her honor.
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