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Christopher S. Talcott


Christopher is a senior shareholder of the Davis Brown Law Firm. He joined the Business Division in June 2009 and maintains a general business and real estate practice.


Professional Recognition

  • 2016 Great Plains Super Lawyers “Rising Star,” Real Estate. Chris has been recognized on the "Rising Star" list since 2014.


Christopher graduated from Drake University Law School with highest honors in 2008, where he was a Dwight D. Opperman Scholar and a staff member of the Drake Law Review.  He is a member of the Drake chapter of the Order of the Coif.  He earned an LL.M. (General Studies) from New York University School of Law in 2009, concentrating on real estate and community development.


Christopher graduated from the University of Iowa with highest distinction in 2005, earning a B.S. in Applied Physics with minors in Spanish and Journalism.



Christopher currently serves on the Board of Directors for the East & South Des Moines Chambers. He was also recently accepted to attend the 2014 Lex Mundi Institute (LMI) Cross-Border Transactions Program in Monterey, California.



Christopher is a lifelong Des Moines resident, growing up on the northwest side and graduating from Hoover High School in 2001.