Christopher S. Van Schoick


Phone: 616.842.3030

Fax: 616.846.6621

[email protected]

Assistant: Marissa Ruehl

Chris is an associate with a firm that takes great pride in the careful advice and counsel he provides to clients. Before joining Scholten Fant, Chris worked in-house for a large insurance broker and as a civil and commercial litigation attorney in Grand Rapids where he worked on several cases involving contractual, employment, and governmental disputes.

Currently, his practice revolves around real estate transactions and counseling businesses, entity formation and structure, corporate governance matters, sales, acquisitions, M&A transactions, and other commercial transactions. He is experienced in negotiating, drafting, and reviewing agreements and contracts of all types, including entity formation documents, distribution agreements, real estate purchase and lease agreements, commercial agreements, stockholder agreements, and licensing agreements, amongst others.


  • University of Michigan (Bachelor of Science, Political Science, Biology Minor, 2010)
  • Wayne State University Law School (Juris Doctor, 2014)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Ottawa County Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Director of the Grand Haven Schools Foundation

Chris lives with his wife and their growing family. You can often find Chris on the golf course or cheering on his beloved Michigan Wolverines.

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