Chris is a life-long resident of North East, Pennsylvania. In fact, his family has lived on the same farm since 1815. With over 20 years of practicing law in this area, Chris is a true expert in the field.
Over the course of his career, Chris has worked in-house with the corporate real estate departments, including AutoZone, Inc.and Advance Auto Parts. He handles all contracts and acquisition of store sites, both with sellers and developers. He also serves as the 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, while assisting clients with title matters. He has expert experience in representing clients in commercial lending transactions in addition to a variety of other financing transactions.
IIn addition to his experience in real estate matters, Chris also has comprehensive experience and routinely represents clients across various practice areas including business transactions, 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.