Attorney Christine Ward

Christine S. Ward


Christine represents clients in complex civil litigation matters involving business, contract, and employment disputes.

Get To Know Christine

Christine handles a variety of complex civil and commercial litigation matters, including briefing dispositive motions, conducting and managing extensive discovery, taking depositions, and trial preparation. She also works closely with the Labor & Employment and E-Discovery practice groups.

Christine received her law degree from Washington and Lee University School of Law. While at W&L Law, she served as vice-chair of the Moot Court Executive Board, was a Lead Articles Editor of the German Law Journal, and participated in the Advanced Administrative Litigation (Black Lung) Clinic, representing coal miners in their federal black lung benefits claims. Throughout her third year of law school, Christine worked in the Torts Division of the Washington State Attorney General’s Office as a Rule 9 law clerk.

A native of Richmond, Virginia, Christine graduated cum laude from the University of South Carolina with a triple major in Economics, Philosophy, and Political Science. While at USC, she served as president of the Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity and was a member of the Capstone Scholars Program.



Washington & Lee University School of Law, J.D.

University of South Carolina, B.A., cum laude




U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit

U.S. District Court, Western District of Virginia


  • Virginia Bar Association
  • Washington State Bar Association
  • Virginia Women Attorneys Association

News & Insights

Other Publications & Media

  • Co-author, “Employment: North America, USA – Virginia,” Lexology Getting the Deal Through, September 19, 2023.
  • Co-author, “Employment: North America, USA – Virginia,” Lexology Getting the Deal Through, October 17, 2022.

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