Chris earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of California, San Diego, and his law degree from the California Western School of Law. He is licensed to practice in the California State Courts and all California Federal Courts. 

Chris has more than twenty years of experience representing individuals, businesses, and corporations in personal injury litigation, property damage disputes, premises liability, and motor vehicle accidents. He has first chair trial experience in all four San Diego and Superior civil courthouses and has drafted and argued numerous successful dispositive motions, such as demurrers, motions for summary judgment, motions for judgment on the pleadings. He has also prepared and argued multiple appeals before the California Courts of Appeal. He is a long-time member of the San Diego Defense Lawyers Association.