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J. Christian Stevenson


Chris joined Kirk Palmer & Thigpen, P.A. in 2005. He practices in the area of commercial real estate and corporate and real estate finance. His commercial real estate experience includes representation of clients in the acquisition, development, financing and sale of retail, office and land properties. His practice also includes negotiating commercial leases for commercial clients. His lender representation practice includes experience in construction financing, commercial acquisition and refinances, note purchase and sale transactions, asset-based lending, and other forms of secured lending.


Previous Experience

Helms Mulliss & Wicker, PLLC (now McGuireWoods LLP), Charlotte, North Carolina


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law, J.D. cum laude, 2001
Appalachian State University, M.A., 1998
Lenoir-Rhyne College, B.A. magna cum laude, 1993

Bar Admissions

North Carolina

Professional Associations

North Carolina Bar Association
Mecklenburg County Bar

Civic Affiliations

Kairos Prison Ministries Volunteer
JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) Corporate Development Committee, Greater Western Carolinas Chapter


Super Lawyers®, Real Estate, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Business North Carolina – Legal Elite®, Young Gun (top vote-getter), 2012
Business North Carolina – Legal Elite®, 2013, 2014