Kris Banvard
  • Appeals & Appellate, Business Law, Communications & Internet Law...
  • Ohio
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Kris Banvard represents clients in a wide variety of litigation matters, including commercial contract disputes, tort and agency-law actions, securities law, employment law, media law, First Amendment issues, and attorneys' professional liability.

Before coming to Zeiger, Tigges & Little LLP, Mr. Banvard had a long career in newspaper journalism as a reporter, writer, and editor. Most recently, he was an editorial writer for The Columbus Dispatch. He previously held positions as assistant city editor of the Roanoke (Va.) Times & World-News and reporter with The Sacramento Union.

Mr. Banvard attended Capital University Law School, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and was a member of the Law Review. His Law Review Paper, Exercise in Frustration? A New Attempt by Congress to Restore Strict Scrutiny to Burdens on Religious Practice, is published at 31 Cap. U. Law Rev. 279 (2003). Mr. Banvard attended the University of Oregon where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. in Journalism.

Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Business Law
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Employment Law
  • Entertainment & Sports Law
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Securities Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Constitutional Law
  • General Civil
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
6th Circuit
Supreme Court of Ohio
US District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Capital University Law School
J.D. | Law
Honors: Summa Cum Laude;
Activities: Member of the Law Review
University of Oregon
B.A. | Journalism
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
Professional Associations
Ohio State Bar
Columbus Bar Association
Articles & Publications
Exercise in Frustration? A New Attempt by Congress to Restore Strict Scrutiny to Burdens on Religious Practice
Law Review
Websites & Blogs
Kris Banvard's Website Profile
Zeiger, Tigges & Little LLP Website
Contact & Map
Zeiger, Tigges & Little LLP
41 S High St
3500 Huntington Center
Columbus, OH 43215
Telephone: (614) 365-9906
Fax: (614) 365-7900