Christopher Williams is a Michigan business attorney specializing in mergers and acquisitions and commercial real estate transactions. He regularly assists clients with business purchases and sales, ownership buy-outs, business formation and organizational documents, contract review and drafting, commercial real estate purchases and sales, and commercial leases.
Christopher has represented clients in a wide variety of industries including automotive, construction, dentistry, engineering, food services, graphic design, information technology, machining, manufacturing, marketing, mechanical contracting, medical, physical therapy, real estate, retail, veterinary practice, and website development.
He has been married to his wife, Janine, for over 20 years and they are the parents of two great kids. He enjoys traveling with his family, reading, and is a fan of the Detroit Lions and Detroit Tigers.
|MI||Active And In Good Standing||2000||08/22/2020|
|Attorney||Couzens Lansky Fealk Ellis Roeder & Lazar, PC||2005 - Present|
|Attorney||Larson, Harms, & Bibeau, P.C.||2003 - 2005|
|Attorney||Steven A. Reed, P.C.||2000 - 2003|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|State Bar of Michigan, Business Law Section||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Michigan, Real Property Law Section||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of Michigan, Taxation Section||Member||N/A|
|Executive Board of the Great Lakes Conference of the Evangelical Covenant Church||Trustee||2011 - 2014|
|Michigan Basic Practice Handbook, Sixth Edition||Chapter 5: Sale of a Home||2016|
|Torts: Michigan Law and Practice, Second Edition||Chapter 13: Torts to Interests in Property||2016|
|Michigan Law of Damages and Other Remedies, Third Edition||Chapter 23: Damages Recoverable in Statutory Real Property Actions||2014|
|University of Washington||JD - Juris Doctor||1999|
|North Park College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1996|
|2016 Critical Legal Developments||Avoiding Fatal Mistakes in Buy-Sell Agreements||2016|
|2015 Critical Legal Developments||Preparing the Closely Held Business for Transfer to the Next Owner||2015|
|2014 Critical Legal Developments||Key Issues for Financial Advisors in Business Acquisitions||2014|