P: (336) 478-1156
F: (336) 478-1157
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
B.S., Cum Laude
Elon University

Christopher W. Genheimer Printer-Friendly

Chris Genheimer is a member of the Carruthers & Roth business, tax and estate planning practice where he works with individuals, families, businesses and entrepreneurs. He focuses on helping clients with all aspects of forming, operating and transitioning family owned and closely held businesses, with an emphasis on healthcare practices and new startups. Chris also assists clients with estate planning, estate and trust administration and business succession planning. 

Before turning to law, Chris worked in research, product development and project management in the biotech industry. He has authored dozens of scientific journal articles and book chapters and is a co-inventor of two patented biotech developments. 

While in law school, Chris externed with the Triad Area Inception Micro Angel Fund (IMAF) where he helped startups and entrepreneurs navigate the complex field of private equity transactions, due diligence, and securities regulation. Chris also represented Triad area clients with their estate planning while working as a student attorney in Elon Law’s Wills Clinic.

Bar and Court Admissions

  • North Carolina, 2015

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Greensboro Society of Financial Service Professionals, Member
  • Greensboro Estate Planning Council
  • Greensboro Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Published Work

Awards and Recognitions

  • North Carolina Bar Association Pro Bono Service Award
  • Elon Law McMichael Law & Leadership Fellow
  • Elon Law Review, Online Editor
  • Elon Law Wills Clinic, Outstanding Performance Award
  • Eagle Scout

Community Service

  • Crescent Rotary Club, Chair of the Youth Services Committee
  • Crescent Rotary Club, Former Board Member
  • AARP Tax Aide Program, Volunteer Tax Preparer
Disclaimer: The specific cases and matters mentioned on this website are illustrative of the matters handled by Carruthers & Roth, P.A. The results of any case or matter depend on a variety of factors unique to each case. Not all cases or matters handled by Carruthers & Roth, P.A. are summarized on this website. The results of prior cases or matters do not guarantee that a similar outcome can be achieved in any future case.