Mr Christopher Dodson > Bracewell LLP > Houston, United States > Lawyer Profile

Bracewell LLP
STE 2300
United States

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Chris Dodson focuses his trial practice on high-risk and high-value business disputes and environmental matters. He maintains an active commercial trial docket and also co-chairs Bracewell’s environmental litigation practice. Chris’ clients range from Fortune 500 businesses to high net-worth individuals. He has first-chair jury and non-jury trial experience representing plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal district courts. A native Houstonian, Chris has practiced with Bracewell for his entire legal career.


J.D., The University of Texas School of Law, 2005; B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Southern Methodist University, 2002

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > General commercial disputes

Bracewell LLP‘s team has a track record of acting for energy companies, but also represents other national and multinational corporations, mid-sized companies and small businesses, as well as individuals in contentious matters. The group has experience acting in the full life cycle of disputes, from pre-litigation negotiation through jury trial, bench trial and appeal, and also covers mediation, arbitration and other ADRs. Practice head Stephen Crain and Bradley Benoit are key contacts in energy-related disputes. Christopher Dodson has an excellent courtroom presence’. Sean Gorman is also noted. All aforementioned individuals are based in Houston.