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Christopher K. Gifford

Senior Attorney

Practice Areas

Workers' Compensation


  • Cumberland School of Law at Samford University (J.D., 2010)
  • University of Georgia (B.A., 2002)


Christopher K. Gifford practices primarily in the area of workers’ compensation defense. Mr. Gifford represents employers, insurers, self-insureds and third-party administrators before the State Board of Workers’ Compensation and the appellate courts of Georgia. He has written and presented on topics pertaining to Georgia workers’ compensation law.

Prior to joining Swift Currie, Mr. Gifford represented injured workers before the State Board of Workers’ Compensation, which provides him a unique perspective on how to defend workers’ compensation claims.

Mr. Gifford is an active member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the State Bar of Georgia.

In 2012, Mr. Gifford earned his J.D. from Cumberland School of Law at Samford University. He received his Bachelors of Arts degree from the University of Georgia in 2002.


  • Knights of Columbus
  • State Bar of Georgia (Workers’ Compensation Section)

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2010

Interests/Additional Information

Mr. Gifford enjoys playing golf and tennis, as well as spending time with his wife and two daughters.

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