Lewis, Thomason, King, Krieg & Waldrop, P.C.

Christopher B. Sullivan

Christopher Sullivan, Special Counsel, practices in the Memphis office of Lewis Thomason. His practice encompasses many aspect of civil litigation, including medical malpractice defense, healthcare liability and fraud, professional liability defense and personal injury. Mr. Sullivan also has an active criminal practice focused primarily in federal court.  Before joining Lewis Thomason Mr. Sullivan served as an assistant district attorney general and assistant city attorney in Memphis and Shelby County.


  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association
  • The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


  • Fellow, Memphis Bar Foundation
  • Board member and past president, Evergreen Historic District Association
  • Vice-president of the Snowden School Foundation
  • Board member, Memphis Heritage, Inc.

Memphis Office

One Commerce Square
29th Floor
40 South Main Street
Memphis, Tennessee 38103
Telephone (901) 525-8721
FAX (901) 525-6722


Georgetown University, B.A., 1995
University of Memphis, J.D., 1999

Bar Admission

Tennessee, 1999
United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, 2000
United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2000
United States Supreme Court, 2013

  • Criminal Defense

    Our defense attorneys possess vast experience in all aspects of criminal law, from government investigations through indictment and trial. Representation of people and companies during federal and state agency investigations, prosecutor inquiries and federal grand jury proceedings comprises critical aspects in defending allegations of wrongdoing. Our number one goal is… [Read more]

    Professional Liability

    As a professional, your reputation means everything. We are sensitive to the fact that professional liability lawsuits and claims affect reputations, as well as personal finances, and we stand ready to aggressively protect your practice at both the trial and appellate levels. Representative clients include: Accountants Attorneys* Architects Contractors Directors of Corporations Engineers Financial Advisors Hospitals and Medical Facilities Insurance… [Read more]