Christopher is an associate at Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. Christopher’s legal practice focuses on the areas of corporate and real estate law. Christopher regularly negotiates and drafts asset purchase agreements, commercial leases, and reviews financing arrangements. His corporate practice focuses on small and medium sized privately held and publicly traded companies. He assists clients in all aspects of their business including, entity formation, entity selection, business and succession planning, mergers, asset and stock acquisitions and sales, buy-sell agreements, and income tax planning. Christopher’s real estate practice focuses on representing clients in real estate transactions including sales, purchases and commercial leases.
The Alliance native earned his B.A. Degree in Management with a concentration in finance, and a B.A. Degree in Accounting, both from the University of Mount Union, graduating with honors. Christopher received his Juris Doctorate degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Law. While at Mount Union, Christopher was a member of the Alpha Lambda Delta (National Honor Society) and Tau Pi Phi (Business Honor Society). Christopher is very active in the community. He currently serves on the University of Mount Union Alumni Council, is a Board Member and Executive Committee member of Young Alliance Professionals, is a Board Member and Executive Committee Member of the Board of Directors at St. Thomas Aquinas High School, serves as a Board Member on the Finance Committee of the Stark Development Board, and is a Parish School of Religion catechist at St. Michael’s the Archangel parish in Canton. Additionally, Christopher is currently participating as a member of the 24th class of Leadership Stark County, is a member of ystark!, a project of the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce, and is a former Ambassador for ystark!.
Christopher has been named one of “Ohio Rising Stars” by Cincinnati Magazine Ohio Super Lawyers – Rising Stars Edition® and superlawyers.com (top lawyers under 40). Christopher is a member of the Ohio and Stark County Bar Associations and resides in Canton with his wife, Rachel and daughter Margaret Ann.