Christopher T. Turkelson Attorney At Law


B.A., Michigan State University, 1994
J.D., Wayne State University, 1997


Chris has previous experience as an assistant prosecuting attorney in both Lapeer and Antrim counties before practicing law in Charlevoix. Chris has proven experience and success with jury trials. Over 20 years of helping clients around northern Michigan defend their rights. Chris has lived and worked in northern Michigan and has tried cases in most county court systems throughout northern Michigan and the eastern Upper Peninsula.


Chris has resided in northern Michigan for most of his professional career. Chris is married and has three children. He has helped coach local sports teams, including soccer, football, little league and golf. When Chris has free time, he enjoys playing golf, camping, traveling and spending time with his family.

Chris is an active member and past president of Rotary International. He is also has a Paul Harris Fellow.