Areas of Practice:
Business Litigation/Commercial Litigation
Construction and Public Contracts
Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith
Land Use and Environmental
Oil And Gas
Transportation, Aviation, and Other Personal Injury
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, 2016
J.D., Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, magna cum laude, 2012; B.A., Springhill College, summa cum laude, 2009
Christopher Williams is an associate in the firmís commercial litigation section. Chris has a diverse litigation practice that includes construction, business and toxic tort, cybersecurity, privacy, environmental, and real property litigation. Chris has defended businesses in premises liability, transportation, personal injury, fraud, and other torts. Finally, Chris has experience defending municipalities and other governmental entities, as well as complex and class action litigation. He is licensed to practice law in Alabama and Florida.
Chris has a developing practice in the area of cybersecurity and privacy. Chris has worked with clients that have fallen victim to spear phishing attacks, ransomware, man-in-the-middle e-mail schemes, wire instruction fraud, and other computer security breaches. He has advised clients on policies and procedures to minimize cybersecurity vulnerability, has served as breach counsel for multiple clients following a breach, and has assisted clients in crafting notices for compromised personal information in accordance with state and federal laws. He has also been involved in litigation involving data breach.
Chris has recently achieved the following for clients of the firm: