Chris Portner

Chris Portner: Attorney with Portner Bond, PLLC
  • Partner at Portner Bond, PLLC (2 Attorneys)
  • 1905 Calder Street, Beaumont, TX 77701
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  • Chris Portner is a partner with Portner Bond. His practice focuses on personal injury and commercial litigation.
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    4.6/5.0 (4)
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Attorney Awards


Chris grew up in League City, Texas and graduated from Clear Creek High School. He was then awarded an academic scholarship to the University of Houston. Chris graduated from U of H with honors and earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics. After college, Chris received an academic scholarship to Tulane Law School and graduated magna cum laude. Upon graduation, Chris was awarded a membership in the Order of the Coif for high attainments in the study of law. After law school, Chris began his legal career in Houston as a corporate lawyer. In 2000, he moved to Beaumont and began to practice personal injury trial law. Chris has handled thousands of personal injury cases, including, asbestos cases, wrongful death cases, offshore accidents, 18-wheeler accidents, premises cases, refinery accidents, products liability cases, and automobile accidents. Chris believes that his experience and work ethic are the reasons he has been successful for his clients. Chris was recognized in Texas Monthly in 2007 and 2008 as a rising star by Texas Super Lawyers. Chris is also honored as a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Chris is also a very involved husband, father and volunteer in the community.

Areas of Practice (26)

  • Accidents
  • Animal Attacks
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Boating Accidents
  • Bodily Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Dog Bites
  • Electrical Injury
  • Head Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Pedestrian Injuries
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • Power Line Contact Injury
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Severe Burns
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Admiralty Law
  • Jones Act
  • Maritime Personal Injury
  • Maritime Products Liability
  • Seamens Claims

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
409-291-7085  Phone
409-838-4444  Phone
409-351-0195  Cell Phone
409-554-0240  Fax
University Attended:
University of Houston, B.S., Economics, cum laude, 1994
Law School Attended:
Tulane University Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 1998
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas; 1998, Texas
Jefferson County Bar Association.
Birth Information:
Willingboro, New Jersey, December 15, 1972
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.6/5.0 (4 reviews)
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