Christian A. Patrizia
Areas of Practice
- Estate Planning
- Estate Administration
- Business Law
- The George Mason University, Antonin Scalia Law School, J.D., 2009
- The College of William & Mary, B.A., 2004
- Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association
- Virginia State Bar
- District of Columbia Bar
- American Bar Association
- Central Virginia Estate Planning Council
- Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce
- Fluent in Spanish
- Board of Directors, Rooftop Roots, 2011-2018
- General Counsel, Rooftop Roots, 2011-2018
Christian A. Patrizia practices in the areas of estate planning, estate administration, trademark, taxation, business formation, and non-profit organization law. Mr. Patrizia is a native of the Washington D.C. area and attended Gonzaga College H.S. He received his B.A. in Psychology from The College of William & Mary in 2004. While attending university, Christian took the opportunity to complete a 26,000 mile journey around the globe on a ship while studying cross-cultural psychology on Semester at Sea. After college, Christian moved to Argentina where he attended La Universidad de Buenos Aires and studied Castellano and Argentine culture and history. He received his Juris Doctorate from George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School in 2009. While attending law school, Christian studied abroad in the Croatian city of Dubrovnik while working on issues related to EU ascension.
Prior to moving to Charlottesville, Christian practiced in the Washington D.C. area before moving to a small practice in Bethany Beach, Delaware. Christian enjoys working through complex legal issues utilizing his intellectual acumen and knack for creative problem solving to craft bespoke solutions tailored to his clients’ needs and objectives. His clients include businesses, artists, non-profit organizations and individuals.
Outside of the office, Mr. Patrizia serves on the board and as General Counsel of Rooftop Roots, a non-profit that creates gardens and edible greenscapes on under-utilized space in urban areas, providing produce to area food banks, and creating educational programs for the community it serves. In his spare time, Christian enjoys reading, being outdoors with his wife, skiing, camping, hiking, and especially fly-fishing.