Wallace E. Christner

Christner Wallace

Wallace Christner is a business attorney who focuses on business and tax planning for complex business transactions. These transactions include mergers, stock and asset acquisitions and dispositions, investments, and joint ventures. Wallace also assists clients with compliance-related planning, and investigations of public companies.




  • LL.M. Taxation Georgetown University 1992
  • J.D. College of William & Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law 1985
  • B.A. Duke University 1981

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • Virginia

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Board of Directors, Northern Virginia Technology Council
  • American Bar Association
  • Virginia State Bar Association
  • Maryland Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants


  • The Best Lawyers in America, Corporate Compliance Law, 2007 – 2023