Chris Lockwood practices in the areas of litigation and government contracts law. Chris is a shareholder with the Wilmer & Lee Government Contracts Practice Group and has successfully represented government contractors in a variety of matters including bid protests, size issues, contract disputes, and regulatory matters.
In addition to working with the Government Contracts Practice Group, Chris has a diverse business litigation practice and was recognized by Super Lawyers Mid-South Magazine as a “Rising Star” in the area of Business Litigation for 2015, 2016, and 2017. Chris is admitted in Alabama and Tennessee, as well as various federal courts including the United States Court of Federal Claims, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Chris completed his undergraduate degree at Mercer University, in Macon, Georgia, and received his law degree, cum laude, from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2009. While in law school, Chris was a member of the Journal of Intellectual Property Law and was a competitor on the mock trial team. Chris is married to his high school sweetheart, Audra; they have three sons: Frank and Nick (twins), and Christopher, Jr.
Alabama and Tennessee
United States Court of Federal Claims
United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Alabama
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States
Professional and Community Activities
Huntsville Committee of 100 Young Professionals
Alabama State Bar, Future of the Profession Task Force, Vice-Chair
Huntsville Madison County Volunteer Lawyers Program
Muscular Dystrophy Association, Legal Leaders of North Alabama
Huntsville Madison County Bar Association
Super Lawyers Mid-South “Rising Star” in Business Litigation, 2015, 2016, and 2017
You May Not Know
Chris is a member of the Kansas City Barbecue Society; he competes with his team (the "Grillionaires") in the Huntsville's annual Whistlestop BBQ Festival.