F. Christian “Chris” DiRusso, is the founding partner of DiRusso & DiRusso. Chris is originally from the New England area. Chris graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy and then Rutgers University and then completed his Juris Doctorate at Vermont Law School in 1990. Chris then moved to North Carolina in 1990 and passed the North Carolina State Bar Exam that same year. Chris has been representing injured workers in Workers Compensation claims since 1990.
Brandi N. DiRusso is partner at DiRusso & DiRusso. Brandi is a native of Surry County, North Carolina. Brandi began working for The Law Office of F. Christian DiRusso in 2005 while attending Surry Community College. Brandi obtained an Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Surry Community College and a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice from Gardner Webb University. Brandi completed her Juris Doctorate at Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, Virginia in 2012. Brandi passed the North Carolina State Bar Exam in 2012 and joined her husband, Chris, in the practice of law after working for 7 years as his legal assistant.
Yesenia “Jessi” Cabrera is a native of Surry County, North Carolina. Jessi began working for DiRusso and DiRusso in November, 2015. Jessi graduated from Mount Airy High School and obtained an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration from Surry Community College. Jessi is bilingual and fluent in both English and Spanish.