Christopher J. Capalbo, California Subrogation Attorney


Partner, Manager of Subrogation Department


Christopher J. Capalbo, Esq. pursues his interest and passion for litigation as a subrogation attorney at Siegel, Moreno & Stettler. He was made Partner of the firm in 2009 and is responsible for the operation and management of the subrogation department. His responsibilities include all aspects of the prosecution of subrogation cases for clients throughout the state of California.


California Practice Specialties


  • Worker's compensation subrogation
  • Property subrogation
  • Personal injury litigation


Professional Memberships and Honors


Mr. Capalbo is an active member of NASP. In 2009 he presented to a national audience at NASP’s Litigation Conference on the topic of barriers to settlement. He was nominated to be the Workers Compensation Track Leader for the 2010 & 2011 Litigation Skills Conferences.


Christopher has also spoken at the local Southern California NASP chapter meetings. He has also presented on the topic of MSAs in the context of workers compensation subrogation cases to the San Diego Bar Association and at the Certified Medicare Secondary Payer Professional Program.


Additional memberships include the San Diego Bar Association, American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America), the Louis M. Welsh American Inn of Court, and in 2006, was a San Diego Daily Transcript Top Attorneys semifinalist.




Mr. Capalbo graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree with honors. Mr. Capalbo earned his Juris Doctorate at the University of San Diego School of Law, where he developed his skills in trial advocacy. After graduating from law school, Mr. Capalbo was hired by the San Diego District Attorney’s Office. He handled over 250 felony cases during his time with the DA’s Office. He was featured on NBC’s nationally televised show “Crime and Punishment” while second-chairing a complex child molestation trial.


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