Chris Niekamp

Chris Niekamp engages in a diverse Commercial and Corporate Law practice.

Chris Niekamp

Areas of Practice:

Commercial Law
Corporate Law
Business Law
Entertainment Law
Creditors Rights

Educational Background:

Case Western Reserve University School of Law,
J. D., 1990
University of Western Ontario School of Law,
Exchange Program
Miami University,
B.S., 1987


Chris Niekamp
Niekamp, Weisensell, Mutersbaugh & Mastrantonio, LLP
The Nantucket Building
23 S. Main Street, Third Floor
Akron, Ohio 44308

Phone: 330-434-1000
Facsimile: 330-434-1001


Chris has represented national and local banking institutions, large corporations and small businesses, debtors and creditors in all phases of Bankruptcy and Collection matters.


He has experience handling large and small Chapter 11 cases on behalf of Secured Lenders, Debtors, the Creditors’ Committee and the Trustee. He has represented numerous large and small companies in issues ranging from start up through dissolution, employment law issues, collection, real estate litigation, real estate acquisition, commercial lease documentation, mergers and acquisitions, and shareholder disputes.


He has experience handling commercial and residential foreclosures and has negotiated and prepared documents for corporate mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions, wind down, forbearance agreements, condominium documents, commercial leases, non-profit 501 (c)(3) documents, employment agreements, shareholder agreements, buy sell agreements and close corporation agreements.


In addition to his Bankruptcy and Corporate Law experience, Chris has a niche practice in Entertainment Law.