<span style="font-weight: bold;"><span id="GridView16_ctl02_Label1" style="font: 12px/normal arial, helvetica, sans-serif; color: #000000; text-transform: none; text-indent: 0px; letter-spacing: normal; word-spacing: 0px; white-space: normal; orphans: 2; widows: 2; font-size-adjust: none; font-stretch: normal; background-color: #ffffff;"><span style="font-weight: bold;">Christopher B. Wood</span><span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span>is an Associate in the Dallas office of Godwin Lewis PC.&nbsp; Prior to joining the Firm, Chri<span class="824594814-17042012">s&nbsp;practiced general civil litigation and commercial litigation&nbsp;with an experienced solo practitioner in Fort Worth, Texas.&nbsp;&nbsp;He now serves clients in both Dallas and&nbsp;Tarrant&nbsp;Counties and focuses his&nbsp;practice on</span>&nbsp;commercial litigation and energy/oil and gas litigation.<span class="824594814-17042012">&nbsp;&nbsp;Drawing upon his&nbsp;considerable experience with&nbsp;various forms of alternative dispute resolution and the robust litigation resources&nbsp;of&nbsp;Godwin Lewis PC, Chris works&nbsp;to effectively and efficiently resolve disputes for his clients.&nbsp; Chris</span> is currently a member of the firm's Halliburton team, working in connection with all civil litigation and investigations concerning BP's Macondo well blowout in the&nbsp;Gulf of Mexico.</span><span class="Apple-converted-space" style="color: #000000; text-transform: none; line-height: normal; text-indent: 0px; letter-spacing: normal; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; word-spacing: 0px; float: none; display: inline !important; white-space: normal; orphans: 2; widows: 2; background-color: #ffffff;">&nbsp;</span></span> Biography
<span style="font-weight: bold;">Commercial Litigation/Arbitration<br /> </span> <ul> <li>Served as second chair attorney in FINRA arbitrations involving the sale of auction rate securities with amounts in controversy ranging from $6mm-$38mm.</li> <li>Engaged by retiree to resolve dispute with his brokerage firm over unauthorized trading in non-discretionary account.</li> <li>Represented an imaging center and group of physicians in litigation involving a computerized medical billing system.</li> <li>Represented a group of physicians in &quot;business divorce&quot; litigation involving real and personal partnership property.</li> <li>Successfully upheld judgment for television producer/videographer in dispute involving breach of an implied contract with a television personality; <span style="font-style: italic;">Brian Doty Outdoors v. Noah, </span>2010 Tex. App. LEXIS 3662 (Tex. App. - Fort Worth 2010).</li></ul> Representative Experience
<ul style="color: #000000; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;"> <li>Selected to the&nbsp;list of Thomson&nbsp;Reuters' &quot;Texas Rising Stars&quot;&nbsp;as published in&nbsp;<i>Texas Monthly&nbsp;</i>and&nbsp;<i>Texas Super Lawyers (Rising Stars Edition)&nbsp;</i>magazines<font color="#000000">,</font>&nbsp;<a href="http://www.godwinlewis.com/pdf/PR%20-%20Eleven%20Godwin%20Lewis%20PC%20Attorneys%20Selected%20to%202014%20Texas%20Rising%20Stars%20-Final.pdf" target="_blank" style="color: #333333; line-height: 20px;">2014</a>.</li></ul> Honors And Awards
<ul> <li>State Courts of Texas</li> <li>U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Western&nbsp;and Eastern&nbsp;Districts of Texas</li></ul> Admitted Practice
<ul> <li>State Bar of Texas</li> <li>Dallas Bar Association - Bench Bar Conference Committee</li> <li>Dallas Association of Young Lawyers (DAYL)</li></ul> Member
<ul> <li>St. Mary's University School of Law (J.D., 2009)</li> <li>Texas Tech University (B.A., Political Science/Philosophy, 2005)</li></ul> Education
<ul> <li>Texas Tech Alumni Association, Dallas Chapter</li> <li>Golden Key International Honour Society</li></ul> Community

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Christopher B. Wood
Associate

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Admiralty / Maritime
Civil Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Energy / Oil and Gas Litigation
Personal Injury Defense
Premises Liability Litigation

BIOGRAPHY
Christopher B. Wood is an Associate in the Dallas office of Godwin Lewis PC.  Prior to joining the Firm, Chris practiced general civil litigation and commercial litigation with an experienced solo practitioner in Fort Worth, Texas.  He now serves clients in both Dallas and Tarrant Counties and focuses his practice on commercial litigation and energy/oil and gas litigation.  Drawing upon his considerable experience with various forms of alternative dispute resolution and the robust litigation resources of Godwin Lewis PC, Chris works to effectively and efficiently resolve disputes for his clients.  Chris is currently a member of the firm's Halliburton team, working in connection with all civil litigation and investigations concerning BP's Macondo well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico. 
 


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Fax: 214.527.3160
Christopher.Wood@GodwinLewis.com
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