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Christopher Hanno

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Practice Areas:

  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Business Transactions
  • Business Law
  • Lending and Finance
BOARD CERTIFIED | Texas Board of Legal Specialization | COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LAW


Chris Hanno's success as a commercial real estate lawyer speaks for itself. He is Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law by the Texas board of Legal Specialization and has earned the trust of clients in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions.  These include acquisition, financing, development and disposition of retail, multi-family and office properties, as well as condominium and homeowners' associations, and mobile home developments. Chris has an equally strong background in commercial leasing representing commercial landlords and tenants in retail and office leases. Chris' financing experience extends to asset based loans, project lending and reserve based credit facilities. Chris represents businesses and investors in formation and structuring of entities, purchases and sales of businesses, mergers and reorganizations, borrowing and lending and various other contractual agreements. Chris works tirelessly to ensure the transaction process moves as quickly as possible, emphasizing personal service as well as results. 


  • South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. – 2010
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Honors: Order of the Lytae
    • Law Review: South Texas Law Review, Member
  • Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    • B.A. – 2007
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2010

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association

Current Employment Position 

  • Partner


  • Phi Delta Phi

Published Works 

  • The Other “F” Word: Fiduciary Duties, Fiduciary Waivers, and the Delaware Limited Liability Company, South Texas Law Review, 2010