Christopher F. Sennett


Chris focuses on governmental practice and public finance, including representation of school districts, municipalities, authorities, boroughs, townships and other governmental entities. He helps public entities develop solutions in the areas of housing law, education law, eminent domain, zoning, planning and land use, among others. Chris obtained his juris doctor degree from the University of South Carolina Law School and a bachelor of arts from New York University.

Practice Areas

  • University of South Carolina Law School, J.D.
  • New York University, B.A.
  • Pennsylvania
  • Assists school district clients in the formation and revision of Academic and Athletic Health and Safety Plans, related to COVID-19 preparedness, for submission to the Pennsylvania Department of Education
  • Represents school district and local government clients at public meetings, providing advice on various topics and interacting with the general public on issues of concern
  • Represents local housing authorities in landlord/tenant eviction actions
  • Prepares and reviews bond documentation for recent issuances for government clients
  • CALI Award in International Business Transactions, University of South Carolina Law School

Community and Professional Service

  • Lake Erie Arboretum at Frontier Park (LEAF), Board Member

Professional Affiliations

  • Erie County Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association