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Chris's practice focuses on complex commercial litigation matters in the areas of construction, energy and natural resources, professional services, and healthcare. Chris appears regularly in state and federal court; he has first and second chair trial experience in cases with amounts in controversy ranging from a few hundred thousand dollars to more than $60 million.


  • University of Texas School of Law, 2001, J.D., with honors, Teaching Quiz Master; Order of the Barristers
  • University of Southern Mississippi, 1994, B.S., Political Science, with honors

  • Texas

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of Texas

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected to the 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 Texas Super Lawyers List for Civil Litigation: Defense
  • "Rising Star," Litigation, Law & Politics (2005 - 2012)

Civic Involvement

  • Children at Risk - Director