Chris is a life-long resident of North East; his family having lived on the same farm since 1815. Chris has been practicing law for over twenty years.
Over the course of his career, Chris has worked in-house with the corporate real estate departments of AutoZone, Inc., and Advance Auto Parts, handling the contracting and acquisition of store sites, with sellers and developers, and then as Assistant General Counsel of United Refining Company, handling real estate, contracts, litigation and employment matters.
Chris regularly handles both residential and commercial real estate transactions and assists clients with title matters. He also represents clients in commercial lending transactions and various other types of financing transactions.
In addition to his experience in real estate matters, Chris has comprehensive experience in and routinely represents clients across a number of practice areas including business transactions and business formation, civil litigation, employment law, landlord/tenant law and contracts, corporate and regulatory compliance, and mergers and acquisitions.
Chris has attended numerous unemployment compensation hearings representing employers and employees alike and has represented unemployment compensation clients successfully before the UC Board of Appeals.