Braden L. Christopher
Associate
(724) 749-3181
Office: Southpointe
Energy
Business
Employment
Litigation
Attorney
J.D. West Virginia University
B.A. University of Colorado
Licensure: PA | WV
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Key Experience

Represented clients in litigation involving various contract disputes, including access to a surface estate, recoupment of royalty overpayments, and validity of a forum selection clause
Assisted with case in federal court, including the drafting of a legal brief in support of a motion seeking injunctive relief, against a local municipality that denied a permit to conduct seismic testing and subsequently passed a restrictive ordinance seeking to regulate such testing
Participated in appellate matter, including the drafting of the appellee’s brief, involving oil and gas interests, interpretation of oil and gas severance documents, and application of intestacy law

Memberships & Awards

Professional
CALI Award for Sales and Secured Transactions, Spring 2012
Senior Editor of the Year, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 114
Senior Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 114
Associate Editor, West Virginia Law Review, Volume 113
Graduated magna cum laude, University of Colorado