Christopher J. Dusseau

Partner

Biography

Chris Dusseau has broad experience in commercial and real estate investments and is frequently involved in structuring, negotiating, documenting and closing asset-based and real estate-secured transactions. Chris also assists real estate owners and developers in all aspects of the acquisition, financing, construction, renovation and disposition of their assets. With experience in all phases of litigation and other dispute resolution, he effectively represents creditors in loan workouts, foreclosures, restructurings and commercial collections. Additionally, Chris drafts, reviews and negotiates all types of construction, design, engineering and development contracts.

Formerly the senior vice president and corporate counsel of a local private equity firm focused in the hospitality industry, Chris provides legal counsel for both day-to-day asset management and loan servicing.

Professional & Community Activities
  • Member, Franklin County Public Defender Commission, 2009–present
  • Member, Upper Arlington Rotary Club, 2006–present
  • Volunteer Coach, Youth Lacrosse, 2013–present
  • Graduate, Leadership Upper Arlington, 2007
Bar Admissions & Activities
  • Admitted, State of Ohio, 2003
Education
  • University of Oregon (J.D.), 2003
  • University of Notre Dame (B.A), 1999; Men’s Lacrosse (Team Captain, All-American)
In The Headlines
Beyond Bricker
Team Peloton
Team Peloton

An avid cyclist, Chris has been involved in Columbus’ annual Pelotonia bicycle race, raising money for innovative cancer research. 

Hall of Famer
Hall of Famer

Chris was an “All-American” lacrosse player in both high school and college and was recently inducted into the Ohio Lacrosse Hall of Fame. 

Home Town Boy
Home Town Boy

A graduate of Upper Arlington High School, Chris continues to reside in UA with his wife and three boys.