Attorney

Christopher M. Clough

Managing Partner

Christopher M. Clough

Christopher Clough is the Managing Partner of the Austin Office of Barron, Adler, Clough & Oddo, LLP.  Mr. Clough joined Barron, Adler, Clough & Oddo, LLP in 2008 and specializes in eminent domain law and inverse condemnation.

Mr. Clough was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2004. He began his career with a private firm before moving to the Transportation Division of the Attorney General's office where he worked from 2004 to 2008 before joining Barron, Adler, Clough & Oddo, LLP.

Educational Background

Christopher M. Clough attended Columbia University and graduated with honors in 1999, earning a B.A. in political science. He earned his law degree from The University of Texas at Austin in 2003, graduating with honors. 

Speaking Engagements

Mr. Clough is a respected expert within the local and legal community on eminent domain issues. Recent professional engagements include:

  • Panel Discussion, IRWA Bluebonnet Chapter 74, Appraising in a Post SB 18 Word: When is Direct Access Materially Impaired?  (2013)
  • Lecturer, 4th Annual Eminent Domain Conference in Houston, Case Law Update, New Developments and Pending Cases 2012-2013 (2013)
  • Lecturer, 12th Annual Super Conference, Eminent Domain, Case Law Update, Review and Analysis of Eminent Domain Cases from 2012 (2013)
  • Program Co-Chair, 11th Annual Super Conference, Eminent Domain (2012)
  • Lecturer, 11th Annual Super Conference, Eminent Domain, Case Law Update, Emerging Issues and Trends (2012)
  • Lecturer, IRWA North Texas Chapter 36, Senate Bill 18 and Other Hot Topics in Condemnation Law (2012)
  • Program Co-Chair, 10th Annual Super Conference, Eminent Domain (2011)
  • Lecturer, 10th Annual Super Conference, Eminent Domain, SB 18 – Changes to Eminent Domain Laws and the State of Access Law Under the New Statutory Regime  (2011)
  • Lecturer, 2nd Annual Eminent Domain Conference in Houston, Legislative Update, SB 18 – Changes to Eminent Domain Laws and the State of Access Law Under the New Statutory Regime  (2011)
  • Program Co-Chair, 9th  Annual Super Conference, Eminent Domain (2010)
  • Program Co-Chair, 8th Annual Super Conference, Eminent Domain, The Highest and Best Use of Your Time and Money (2009)
  • Lecturer, 8th Annual Super Conference, Eminent Domain, Case Law Update, Emerging Issues and Trends (2009)

Community Involvement

Mr. Clough is a member of the Texas Young Lawyers Association. He also provides voluntary legal services.

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Austin Barron, Adler, Clough & Oddo, LLP
808 Nueces Street
Austin, TX 78701

Phone: 512-478-4995
Fax: 512-478-6022

Houston Barron, Adler, Clough & Oddo, LLP
801 Congress Avenue Suite 200
Houston, TX 77002

Phone: 713-526-1500
Fax: 713-526-1550

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