Chris Nichols
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  • Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center (J.D., B.C.L., 2007)
  • Louisiana State University (B.S., Chemical Engineering, 2002)


Bar Admissions
  • Louisiana
  • Texas
Court Admissions
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana


  • Louisiana Super Lawyers "Rising Star" (Intellectual Property), 2018, 2019
  • Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS 2020-2021, Notable Practitioner



  • American Bar Association, Vice Chair of the Business Litigation General Committee in the Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section (2019–2020)
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board
  • Texas State Bar
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association


  • St. George Catholic Church, Member and Volunteer
  • St. George Catholic School, Volunteer

Outside the office

In his spare time, Chris is an avid runner and traveler, and enjoys spending time with his wife and two children.