Christopher Donovan

Christopher B. Donovan


Chris Donovan represents companies in a broad range of complex commercial disputes, as well as internal and government investigations.

Bar admissionsTexas
CourtsUnited States District Court for the Southern District of Texas


  • Defended health maintenance organization against commercial claims brought by a large laboratory services provider before the American Arbitration Association
  • Defended large chemical manufacturer against claims brought under federal and state environmental statutes
  • Defended a software company in federal court against various trade secret claims
  • Represented a Fortune 500 company in FCPA-related internal investigation
  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School

    Honors in Legal Writing Associate Editor, 
    Journal of Constitutional Law

  • Certificate in Management, Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania
  • B.A., Environmental Studies and Political Science, Austin College, summa cum laude

    Phi Beta Kappa
    Hatton W. Sumners Scholar

Pro Bono

Chris represents undocumented children in immigration proceedings in pursuit of asylum and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status.