Christopher H. Toll - Holland & Hart LLP

Christopher H. Toll

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

With his extensive courtroom experience and effective advocacy skills, businesses trust Mr. Toll to achieve favorable results when embroiled in contentious disputes. In its recognition of Colorado “litigation stars,” national publication Benchmark Litigation said of Mr. Toll, “If you have a bet-the-company case, he's the kind of person you want on your side.” Mr. Toll has been recognized in Chambers USA, Best Lawyers, and Super Lawyers for his outstanding client service and results in business litigation.

Mr. Toll's current trial practice concentrates in two areas: general commercial, and trade secrets/covenants not to compete. He has also developed a procedural specialty in obtaining temporary restraining orders and preliminary injunctions.

He has successfully tried numerous jury trials, bench trials, preliminary injunction hearings, and commercial arbitrations. In his commercial practice, Mr. Toll has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in cases involving asset purchases, sales contracts, computer software licensing agreements, patent licenses, processing agreements, partnership agreements, and in various other commercial and business tort contexts.

Mr. Toll has also prosecuted a substantial number of cases involving trade secrets, covenants not to compete, and other claims relating to departing employees. These cases typically involve immediate injunctive relief, and he has a high success rate in obtaining temporary restraining orders and/or preliminary injunctions on behalf of his clients.

He also has experience in personal injury defense, having successfully tried premises and product liability cases involving fires and other hazards. He has represented heavy equipment, pharmaceutical, and other manufacturers in products claims based on negligence, strict products liability, and breach of warranty. He is a member of Holland & Hart's Emergency Response Team.

Mr. Toll has given presentations to groups concerning trade secret protection, emergency response, and avoiding litigation.

Dartmouth CollegeAB 1981University of VirginiaJ.D. 1985
Colorado Bar AssociationAmerican Bar AssociationDartmouth Lawyers' Association

Client Comments

"Chris is a very strong litigator. He is very easy to work with, intelligent, and helpful."

Office Location

6380 South Fiddlers Green Circle, Suite 500
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Banking and Finance

Other Information

Gender: Male