Christopher Watts is a Litigation & Dispute Resolution associate in Mayer Brown's Houston office. He began his career at Mayer Brown after graduating from law school, but parted with the firm to start his own litigation practice focused primarily on probate and family law matters. Having returned to Mayer Brown, his practice focuses on civil litigation in state and federal courts, mediation and arbitration. Christopher’s practice also includes a considerable commitment to pro bono matters. Prior to law school, Christopher worked as a management consultant for a financial advisory and dispute consulting firm based in Chicago.

Christopher received his JD from Columbia Law School, his LLM in International Criminal Law from the University of Amsterdam Law School and his BA in Economics from Carleton College.


Columbia Law School, JD
Staff Editor, Columbia Journal of Race & Law; President, Black Law Students Association

University of Amsterdam Law School, LLM, International Criminal Law

Carleton College, BA, Economics


  • Texas


  • US District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • US District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • US District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • US District Court for the Western District of Texas