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Christopher S. Cahill

Christopher S. Cahill

Senior Partner
Galveston, Texas

Chris leads the firm's General Business and Commercial Practice section and maintains a flexible practice focused on business organizations, non-profit organizations, commercial law, contracts and real estate. Chris represents clients ranging from individuals and family businesses to large corporations and government entities. Clients include large charitable foundations, shipyards, real estate developers, industrial manufacturers, chemical companies, the state mental health/mental retardation authority for Galveston and Brazoria Counties, a state drainage authority, executors and trustees.

Joining the firm in 1988, Chris became a partner in 1994. He is active in the community and serves as a member of the Board of Visitors for Texas A&M University at Galveston and a member of the Advisory Board of the Galveston College Law Enforcement Academy. He is past President of The Boys & Girls Club of Galveston County and has served various leadership roles in the Bay Area Council Boy Scouts of America. Chris is also a Reserve Deputy with the Galveston County Sheriff's Office.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1988

Areas of Practice

  • Business and Commercial
  • Business Formation and Restructuring
  • Contract Formation and Analysis
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Real Estate Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas


  • University of Houston College of Law, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. - 1988
  • Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
    • B.A. cum laude - 1984

Honors and Awards

  • Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Galveston County Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Texas Aggie Bar Association , Member