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Christopher L. Carter Shareholder & Director

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Chris Carter began his legal career with Hall Estill in 2008 and is a member of the firm’s real estate and corporate transactions group. During his time at Hall Estill, Chris has assisted in the representation of a variety of clients ranging from local small businesses to publicly traded companies, and has extensive experience in commercial leasing transactions and the representation of local oil field service providers and refining companies in the drafting and negotiation of various industry-related agreements, with a particular emphasis on master services agreements. He also has experience in real estate transactions, securities registrations, premerger notification compliance under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act and general contract negotiations. Chris has also assisted non-profit organizations in the attainment of 501(c)(3) tax exempt status.

Prior to joining Hall Estill, Chris attended Oklahoma State University and the University of Oklahoma College of Law. He is a member of the firm's Board of Directors and serves as Chair of the firm's Associate Review Committee. Further, Chris has an AV peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell, and has been named a Rising Star in Real Estate Law by Super Lawyers.


  • University of Oklahoma College of Law (J.D., with honors, 2008)
  • Oklahoma State University (B.S. in Economics and Marketing, cum laude, 2005)


  • Oklahoma, 2008
Legal Experience
  • 2008 - Present Hall Estill
Community Involvement
  • Former Member, Board of Directors, Up With Trees
  • Board of Directors, Shepard's Watch Foundation
  • Leadership Tulsa Class 54
  • Former Member, YoungLife - Tulsa Midtown Committee
Professional Involvement
  • American Bar Association
  • Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Tulsa County Bar Association
  • Member, Tulsa Chapter of NAIOP
Teaching/Lecture Experience
  • Hall Estill Lunch & Learn Program ("HELLP"), June 2017, "Surveys & Organizational Documents - What to Look for"