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Christopher A. Knight





University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, J.D., 2015

Eastern Michigan University, B.S., 2012

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

U.S. District Courts

  • Eastern District of Michigan

Christopher is an associate with the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group.

He has assisted large and small companies in commercial, intellectual property, trade secret, trademark, copyright, real estate, and securities matters during litigation in federal and state courts and through alternative dispute resolution using arbitration. 

Additionally, Christopher has personally handled a variety of complex disputes in both federal and state courts on behalf of businesses, both foreign and domestic. Christopher’s practice has included representing large lending institutions in foreclosure actions, defending large international manufacturers in commercial disputes, and defending against personal injury and PIP claims on behalf of insurance companies.

Christopher is also a member of the firm's Automotive Group, and a member of the firm's Autonomous Vehicles Group. 

Prior to joining Miller Canfield, Christopher spent a year working as a clerk for the Honorable Gershwin Drain in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. He graduated from the University of Virginia School of Law in 2015, where he was President of the Law School's National Trial Advocacy Team, served on the Virginia Journal of Sports and Entertainment, and was a member of the Raven Society.


University of Virginia School of Law:

• National Trial Advocacy, President

• Virginia Sports and Entertainment Law Journal, Editorial Board Member

• The Raven Society, Member

Eastern Michigan University:

• Presidential Scholar; Cum Laude; University Honors

Professional Activities

Detroit Bar Association, Member

Oakland County Bar Association, Member