Chris is a Senior Associate in Porter Wright’s Columbus office. He focuses his practice on matters pertaining to the oil and gas industry. Chris has extensive experience with a broad range of oil and gas related disputes and transactions, including the Ohio Dormant Minerals Act, lease forfeiture actions, disputes and litigation involving lease terms, oil and gas well construction issues, seismic surveys, water testing, division orders, pipeline easements, eminent domain and appropriation. In addition, Chris serves as co-editor of the Firm's Oil & Gas Law Report
Chris is also a skilled litigator, with experience resolving disputes related to a variety of contracts, construction matters, real estate and title issues, and mechanic's lien laws.