Chris Pottmeyer focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts. His experience includes fact and witness preparation, drafting motions, preparing for depositions, and appellate briefing.
Chris is currently involved in defending one of the world's largest steel manufacturers in alleged breach of contract claims. He is also part of a Jones Day team representing Western Pennsylvania's preeminent health care system in several commercial disputes.
Chris also maintains an active pro bono practice, recently representing a former inmate alleging civil rights violations in federal court.
Prior to attending law school Chris taught and mentored students with disabilities at a private school in Columbia, Tennessee.
- University of Virginia (J.D. 2017; Senior Editor, Virginia Journal of Criminal Law); Oberlin College (B.A. in History 2011)
- Intern, United States Attorney's Office, Western District of Pennsylvania (2015)