Christian C. Trevino



Christian C. Trevino is an attorney in Cokinos | Young’s Austin office. Raised around his family’s construction business, Christian brings a unique background and firsthand experience of construction law. His practice focuses primarily on construction law and commercial litigation. Christian’s experience covers a variety of areas including mechanic’s liens, construction defect cases, contract and payment disputes, and contract negotiations.

Christian received his bachelor’s degree in Economics from Texas A&M University and his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law where he was President of the Texas Business Law Society, an editor for the Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law, and a leader in the Texas Law Society and Dean’s Fellow Program.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Austin Bar Association: Construction Law Section
  • Austin Young Lawyers Association
  • State Bar of Texas: Construction Law Section, Litigation Section
  • University of Texas School of Law Steering Committee
  • 12th Man Foundation
  • Associated General Contractors of America, Diversity and Inclusion Committee


  • The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 2020
    • Texas Business Law Society, President
    • Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law, Staff Editor
    • Texas Law Society and Dean’s Fellow Program, Society Leader
  • Texas A&M University, B.S., Economics, Magna Cum Laude, 2017
    • 12th Man Student Foundation, President
    • Texas A&M Student Senate, Senator
    • Transportation Services Advisory Committee


  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of Oregon

Community Involvement

  • The After Sunday Project, Board Member
  • Austin Sunshine Camps

Recognitions & Distinctions

  • Dean’s Achievement Award in Texas Venture Labs Practicum