D. Christopher Osborn

122 N. McDowell St.
Charlotte, North Carolina 28204
United States
Office Phone: 7048000277
Member since 2016
Membership Type: IACP


Lawyer, Civil Practitioner, Mediator, Other

I originally trained in Collaborative Practice to be able to help the movement spread in civil business disputes here in NC, but LOVED the model so much , and found it to be such a great fit for my practice goals, skill set, & personality) that I began practicing Collaborative Family Law in 2017.

Area(s) of Practice: Collaborative Family Law Construction Law Employment Law (including employment discrimination, wage and hour issues, and non-competes) Commercial Disputes Fiduciary and Probate Disputes Shareholder Ownership and Control
License(s): North Carolina State Bar

Professional Activities

Member, Charlotte Collaborative Divorce Professionals Member, North Carolina Civil Collaborative Law Association Member, Collaborative Law Subcommittee of ABA Section on Alternative Dispute Resolution Member, Global Collaborative Law Council

Undergraduate Education

U. of North Carolina-Chapel Hill ,1992

Postgraduate Education

U. of Virginia School of Law, 1995

Professional Education

NC Bar Association Civil Collaborative Practice Training (Participant, April 2016; Trainer, December 2106)) (14 hours each);

Frequent CLE presenter on the interplay between attorney mental health and wellness and ethical decision-making (10+ states, 4 Canadian provinces, and 6 Australian States). See www.reeltimecle.com