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Education
  • University of Houston Law Center, J.D., 2008
  • Stephen F. Austin State University, B.A., 2005, Political Science, Dean's List, President's List
Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 2008
  • United States District Court Eastern and Southern Districts
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Christopher  M. Frazier
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Partner
cfrazier@thompsoncoe.com
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Houston
One Riverway
Suite 1400
Houston, Texas 77056
713-403-8265 direct  |  713-403-8299 fax
Assistant:
Roqui Brooks
713-403-8291 direct
rbrooks@thompsoncoe.com
Overview

Christopher Frazier maintains a diverse casualty litigation practice with an emphasis on defending companies and individuals in personal injury, wrongful death, negligence, deceptive trade practices, premises liability, and products liability matters. Christopher also represents general contractors and property owners in workplace injury litigation. Christopher handles all aspects of civil litigation, including depositions, complex discovery, mediations, trials and arbitrations. 

Christopher focuses on the best interests of his client, which includes early case evaluation and resolution to avoid potentially expensive litigation, so long as it is on favorable terms to his client. 

Representative Experience
  • Obtained non-suit for highway construction contractor in personal injury lawsuit
  • Obtained non-suit on behalf of aggregate company in commercial property damage litigation
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of rubber products manufacturer in finger amputation litigation
  • Obtained dismissal on behalf of local roofing contractor in multimillion-dollar construction defect litigation
  • Obtained dismissal on behalf of utility company in personal injury litigation
  • Presented fact witness, legal arguments, and obtained favorable ruling denying temporary injunction in a homeowner's association lawsuit
  • Negotiated favorable settlements on behalf of clients in personal injury litigation
  • Represent owners and managers of malls, restaurants, apartment complexes and other commercial properties in general premises liability, and negligent security litigation 
  • Represent professional truck drivers and several long-haul, regional, and local trucking companies in the defense of claims made for negligent hiring, training, supervision, retention as well as violation of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's rules and regulations
Professional and Community Activities
  • Defense Research Initiative ("DRI")
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Texas Association of Defense Council 
  • Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
Speeches and Presentations
  • "Fire Litigation: Spoliation and Expert Testimony", Houston Claims Association Seminar (2015)