Ferlito, Christopher A.

Profile & Practice Areas

Christopher A. Ferlito is a commercial litigation attorney specializing in the construction, real estate and business industries. Chris has experience in litigating numerous matters involving contract disputes, tort claims, construction lien matters, landlord/tenant matters, real estate disputes, and insurance issues. He has represented clients in both state and federal courts, and in alternative dispute resolution including arbitration, mediation and facilitation. His representation of clients includes general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, developers, owners, local governments, municipalities and individuals.

As a result of his work with his family’s construction business over the past five years, Chris gained valuable, extensive experience and an understanding of the construction and business industries. He applies the knowledge and skills he learned and acquired in the business to his practice of law today. Chris’s background in construction and business serves to advise his clients appropriately and efficiently. He assists in determining the best strategies for his clients and helps to effectively manage their cases.

Practice Areas

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Detroit Bar Association
  • Italian American Bar Association of Michigan, 2015 - Present
  • ​Construction Association of Michigan, Member, 2016 - Present
  • Urban Land Institute (ULI), 2017 - Present; Membership Committee

Community Involvement

  • The Salvation Army
  • Detroit Athletic Club (DAC), Member