Christopher J. Allen, DVM, JD

Christopher J. Allen, DVM, JD is president of the Associates in Veterinary Law P.C., which provides legal and consulting services exclusively to veterinarians. He can be reached via e-mail at Dr. Allen serves on dvm360 magazine's Editorial Advisory Board.


Relief veterinary work: What you need to know

One veterinarian shares the ins and outs of relief work, plus what to look for in your contract agreement.

Malpractice: Are you covered?

Despite the assurances of well-meaning practice owners, associate veterinarians may not be as protected as they think in the event of a lawsuit.

Consolidation concerns: What you need to know

Find out how veterinary corporatization has evolved, plus a look at some consolidation strategies.

Veterinary equipment purchases and taxes: What you need to know

There is a great deal of truth in the saying “Timing is everything.” However, there isn’t always someone to tell you when you are facing a critical timing situation.