Christopher J. Shald

Christopher J. Shald joined Putnam Law as an Associate in 2023 after three plus years of experience working as a trial attorney in the State of Iowa.

CJ has successfully litigated a wide variety of cases, but his passion is protecting the rights of injured workers and victims of negligence.

He is licensed in both Nebraska and Iowa and is looking forward to serving the needs of clients in both states. His focus is on Workers’ Compensation, Personal Injury, and Criminal Defense.

High School: Creighton Prep
Undergraduate: University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Law School: University of Nebraska College of Law

CJ is a member of the Nebraska State Bar, Iowa State Bar, Omaha Bar Association, Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys, and the Iowa Association for Justice.


Putnam Law has represented injured victims in the following areas: