Chris D. Lindstrom
Chris is a shareholder in Cooper & Scully’s Houston office and has been with the firm since 2011. He is a commercial trial lawyer that represents both plaintiffs and defendants in courts throughout the country.
To meet the needs of his diverse group of clients, he handles complex lawsuits in many different legal areas. His practice includes representing Fortune 500 companies, representing a bankruptcy trustee to protect creditors, representing individuals harmed by others, and defending companies in personal injury cases. Chris handles high-stakes disputes involving breach of contract, labor and employment, bankruptcy, product liability, and insurance coverage litigation.
He also works in both prosecuting and defending claims related to intellectual property infringement, oil & gas related contracts, and director/officer fiduciary duty claims. It is this wide array of experience coupled with his results-oriented approach that is central to Chris providing the highest level of service and value to his clients.
Chris represents the interests of his clients throughout the United States, having made pro hac vice appearances in the courts of Alabama, California, Louisiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania and Utah over the past 5 years.
Prior to joining Cooper & Scully, Chris worked at medical malpractice defense firm representing physicians, hospitals, nursing homes and other health care providers.
Originally from Lake Charles, Louisiana, Chris has lived in Texas since 1993. He is a member of the School Board of St. Anne Catholic School, where his daughter and two sons attend. In his free time, Chris and his wife enjoy watching and volunteering at the school and church, as well as their children’s sports leagues Timbergrove Sports Association and the United Church Athletic League.
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
U.S. District Court District of Colorado
U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
J.D., Cum Laude, South Texas College of Law, 2001
B.A., Texas A&M University, 1998
Texas Super Lawyers® Rising Stars® list, Thomson Reuters Legal (2009 - 2015)
Greater Houston Society for Healthcare Risk Management
State Bar of Texas, Health Law Section
Houston Bar Association
Texas Association of Defense Counsel