Christopher D. Owens

100 Medtech Parkway, Suite 110

Johnson City, TN 37604

Phone: (423) 283-6312


Practice Emphasis:

  • Trial Work and Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Employment Litigation


  • B.A., University of Virginia at Charlottesville (1995)
  • J.D., University of North Dakota (1999)


Christopher Owens engages almost exclusively in trial work, with lead counsel experience in employment, commercial, and catastrophic personal injury cases before state and federal juries in Tennessee and Virginia.

Mr. Owens served as a law clerk to the Honorable Glen M. Williams, senior district judge for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia, before joining the firm in 2000.

Born in Lynchburg, Virginia, Mr. Owens grew up in Abingdon, Virginia, and currently resides in Bristol, Tennessee, with his wife, Suzie.

Awards, Recognition, Achievements:

  • Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Class (2008)
  • The Business Journal of Tri-Cities Tennessee/Virginia’s
    “Forty Under 40” (2002)
  • The Order of Barristers

Professional & Civic Involvement:

  • Tennessee 1st Judicial District Committee for Jury Case Management, member
  • Tennessee Bar Association, member


  • Tennessee, 2000
  • Virginia, 2001
  • Kentucky, 2013
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee, 2000
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Virginia, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2000

Chris Owens

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