Christine E. Taylor

Associate

Associate Attorney Christine Taylor

Christine E. Taylor is an Associate at the Firm’s Albany office who focuses her practice in the areas of Business Law, Labor and Employment Law, Real Estate Law, Administrative Law, Estate Law and Litigation.

Ms. Taylor found her way to law school after a career as a professional opera singer, receiving both a Bachelor and Master Degree of Music in Voice Performance. She attended the UCLA School of Law where she received her J.D. in 2017.  When residing in Los Angeles and prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Taylor worked in Entertainment Law, helping both start-ups and production companies.  In this role, Ms. Taylor developed contracts and amendments, and provided Independent Contractor and Employment Contracts.

Ms. Taylor, grew up within the campground industry, working at parks in both the Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Franchise and the Kampgrounds of America Franchise. Armed with two decades of experience, Ms. Taylor is quick to point out the legal issues that apply to campground owners. She has provided a wide variety of services to campgrounds including seasonal licenses, waivers, employment contracts, real estate services and even litigation services as needed.

Although Ms. Taylor has lived all over the United States, she is proud to return to and settle finally in Upstate New York, her favorite place of all her childhood homes. She is happily married to her Canadian husband, after gaining a thorough understanding of the United States immigration process and enjoys keeping music in her life, however she can.

Education

  • UCLA School of Law, J.D., 2017
  • University of Michigan, M.M., 2012
  • Stetson University, B.M., magna cum laude, 2010

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2018
  • District of Columbia, 2018
  • New Jersey, 2019
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 2019

Presentations

  • Speaker, Waivers, Contracts and Bears – Oh My!, Northeast Campground Owners Association Conference on Camping, 2019
  • Speaker, Waivers, Contracts and Bears – Oh My!, Pennsylvania Campground Owners Association Convention, 2019
  • Speaker, Legal Issues for the Campground Owner, Campground Owners of New York Exposition, 2018
  • Panelist, American with Disabilities Act Website Lawsuits, Campground Owners of New York Exposition, 2019
  • Speaker, How to make a Long Story Legal, Campground Owners of New York Exposition, 2019
  • Speaker, Making it Great … for your Lawyer, Kampgrounds of America Convention, 2019
  • Author,  Someone is Hurt! The Before, During And After, Woodall’s Campground Management, August 2019
  • Author, Keeping Your Corporation, LLC. Veil Intact Is Key, Woodall’s Campground Management, August 2019
  • Panelist, Table of Experts: Women in Law – Albany Business Review, October 2019

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member, Albany County Bar Association
  • Member, Campground Owner’s of New York
  • Member, Capital District Women’s Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, Women@Work