Christopher J. Peyton received his Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration studying Economics at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette in 2012. He went on to the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University, where he earned his Juris Doctor Degree and graduate degree in comparative law in 2016.
Chris joined the Onebane Law Firm in 2016 as a part of the Oil and Gas Division. His practice primarily consists of oil and gas title examination and general advice to oil and gas operators, in addition to unitization and oil and gas litigation. His background as a landman and hailing from an oil and gas family has afforded him a valuable understanding of the everyday needs and concerns of oil and gas operators. Chris also has experience in representing local businesses and medical professionals in commercial transactions.
Chris grew up in Lafayette, Louisiana and graduated from St. Thomas More Catholic High School. After high school, he played a season of soccer for Millsaps College before returning to Lafayette to finish his degree. Christopher loves hunting, fishing, cooking and playing music with his band. He currently lives in Lafayette with his wife, Mary-Ellen, and their two children.