Christie Dickenson is a member of the Water, Districts and Business Services Practice Groups. Her practice focuses on general counsel services to corporations, municipalities, and other political subdivisions, with a focus on real estate and other transactional matters. Christie has experience in water and administrative law, including contested case hearings and matters before the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the Public Utility Commission of Texas. Prior to joining Lloyd Gosselink, Christie worked as in-house Senior Counsel for a global environmental consulting and engineering company and as a Staff Attorney in the Water Utilities section of the TCEQ. Originally from Pflugerville, Texas, Christie received her undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin and her doctor of jurisprudence from the University of Texas School of Law.

Practice Areas
Education
  • J.D., University of Texas School of Law (2002)
  • B.A., Plan II Honors, University of Texas at Austin, with Highest Honors (1998)
Professional Licenses
  • Admitted to the State Bar of Texas (2002)
Representative Experience
  • Providing general counsel services to water districts, regional water authorities and water supply corporations
  • Drafting and negotiating various types of contracts, including water supply contracts, services contracts, commercial contracts, and settlement agreements
  • Representing municipalities, districts, and developers in obtaining, amending, transferring, and decertifying water and sewer certificates of convenience and necessity (CCN)
  • Representing clients in the prosecution of water quality applications at the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
  • Assisting clients with real estate transactions
  • Reviewing and negotiating commercial leases
  • Representing clients in contested case hearings
Professional Associations and Memberships
  • State Bar of Texas
    o Administrative Law Section
    o Business Law Section
  • Austin Bar Association
    o Real Estate Section

Christie enjoys reading, book club, music, travel, people watching, yoga and Zumba. She spends her free time socializing with family and friends.