Christopher J. Keating

Christopher J. Keating

457 Haddonfield Rd.
Suite 500
Cherry Hill, New Jersey 08002

Christopher J. Keating


Chris Keating joined Malamut & Associates in 2021, bringing with him expertise in a wide-range of plaintiffs’ litigation and government investigations. Chris has spent his career fighting for the underdogs in our legal system in matters of employment law, consumer fraud, personal injury matters, and representing victims of major crimes. At the Firm, Chris focuses on wage and hour, discrimination, civil rights, qui tam, consumer fraud, and catastrophic injuries and wrongful death matters.

A former Deputy Attorney General with the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General, Chris has prosecuted and secured convictions against unscrupulous employers who steal wages from their employees and knowingly expose their employees to dangerous working conditions in violation of state and federal laws. For his outstanding work combating fraud and abuse, Chris received awards and recognition from the United States Department of Labor and the United States Postal Service.

Chris has argued before New Jersey’s Appellate Division and Supreme Court. While at Seton Hall Law, Chris won the law school’s moot court competition after arguing the final round before United States Supreme Court Justice Sonya Sotomayor. After law school, Chris served as the law clerk for the Honorable Lisa M. Vignuolo, in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Middlesex Vicinage.

In 2021, Chris was recognized as a “New Leader of the Bar” by the New Jersey Law Journal. In 2020, he was named “Young Lawyer of the Year” by the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division. Chris was also named to South Jersey Magazine's “Top Attorney” list in 2020 and 2021, and he was recognized in the "Rising Stars" list of New Jersey Super Lawyers in 2021.

Chris is a Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Association, a member and prior Trustee of the Camden County Bar Association, and a member of the Burlington County Bar Association and the New Jersey Association for Justice. In past years, Chris has served as the high school mock trial coach for Cherry Hill West High School and Bayonne High School.

Chris resides with his wife and two children in Burlington County.


We offer free consultations in person at our Cherry Hill, NJ office, or we can come to you. All personal injury cases are handled on a contingency basis, meaning that you will not pay any attorney fees at all unless we secure recovery compensation on your behalf. If we are not the appropriate firm to help you, we will offer counsel as to your best options. A representative of the firm can be reached at (856)424-1808, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. We look forward to meeting you.