Christopher Bertel

Vice President of Legal

Chris oversees the legal function for The DESCO Group. He is responsible for the coordination of all legal aspects of the Company’s investment, financing and operating activities, including acquisitions, dispositions, development, and leasing.

Prior to joining DESCO in 2003, Chris was an Associate with Carmody MacDonald, P.C., a law firm based in St. Louis, Missouri. While there, Chris specialized his practice in areas of corporate formation and governance and real estate.

Chris earned his bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Management from the University of Missouri-Columbia, and earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of Missouri-Columbia.