Christopher D. Leavins

Principal


Email Address: cleavins@germer.com

Phone: 409.654.6700

Location: Beaumont Office

Overview

Christopher D. Leavins is a native of Southeast Texas and joined GERMER in 2008.  Chris attended Texas A&M University and earned his undergraduate degree in Economics in 2004 where he was recognized as a distinguished student in the College of Liberal Arts.  Chris then attended South Texas College of Law in Houston, Texas and earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence in 2007.  While in law school, Chris was a member of Delta Theta Phi legal fraternity, was on the Dean’s Honor List and was awarded three Phi Delta Phi Highest Grade Awards in Family Law, Conflicts of Laws and Law Office Management.  Chris is admitted to practice before all Texas courts, the United States District Court for the Eastern, Southern, Northern and Western Districts of Texas, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the United States Tax Court.

Chris practices in the areas of real estate, business organizations and transactions, commercial litigation, civil litigation, insurance law, construction law, creditor’s rights, estate planning, probate and guardianships.

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Professional Background

  • Joined Germer in 2008
  • Worked for a transactional and commercial litigation firm in The Woodlands, Texas during law school and upon graduation before joining Germer

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas – 2007
  • Admitted to practice before the following courts:
    • All Texas state courts
    • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
    • United States Tax Court
    • United States District Court for the Eastern, Southern, Northern and Western Districts of Texas

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Mediator

Education

  • South Texas College of Law
    • Juris Doctor – 2007
  • Texas A&M University
    • Bachelor of Science – Economics – 2004

Recognitions and Honors

  • Phi Delta Phi Highest Grade Award in Family Law
  • Phi Delta Phi Highest Grade Award in Conflicts of Laws
  • Phi Delta Phi Highest Grade Award in Law Office Management
  • Dean’s Honor List

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Texas Bar Association
  • Jefferson County Bar Association
  • Jefferson County Young Lawyers Association
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Bar Association for the Fifth Federal Circuit

Representative Experience

  • Representative Clients include Stewart Title Guaranty Company

Interests

  • Spending time with family and friends
  • Running
  • Watching Aggie sports
  • Hunting

Civic Involvement

  • Deacon and Bible Study Teacher at Calvary Baptist Church in Beaumont, Texas

Beaumont:

GERMER PLLC
550 Fannin, Suite 400
Beaumont, Texas 77701
Ph: 409.654.6700
Fax: 409.835.2115
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Austin:

GERMER BEAMAN & BROWN PLLC
301 Congress Avenue, Suite 1700
Austin, Texas 78701
Ph: 512.472.0288
Fax: 512.472.0721
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Houston:

GERMER PLLC
America Tower, 2929 Allen Parkway,
Suite 2900, Houston, TX 77019
Ph: 713.650.1313
Fax: 713.739.7420
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