Chris is an associate in the firm's Virginia office. He advises federal and state chartered depository institutions, mortgage bankers, finance companies and licensed lenders in the development and maintenance of consumer mortgage, automobile finance and other credit programs.
Chris received his J.D. at the Marshall-Wythe School of Law, College of William & Mary where he was Senior Articles Editor of the William & Mary Business Law Review. He also earned an M.B.A. at the Raymond A. Mason School of Business, College of William & Mary. He is a member of the American Bar Association, Business Law Section, the Virginia State Bar, the Richmond Bar Association and the National Association of Dealer Counsel. He is admitted to practice in Virginia.
Admitted to practice in Virginia
Member, American Bar Association, Business Law Section, Consumer Financial Services Committee
Member, Virginia State Bar
Member, Richmond Bar Association
Member, National Association of Dealer Counsel
"Lost in Translation: NY AG Settles with Dealer over Deceptive Practices with Non-English Speakers," Spot Delivery, Vol. 21, Issue 2, August 2018 (with Patricia E.M. Covington).
"From Battle Born to the Land of Lincoln: Starter Interrupt Bill Under Consideration in Illinois," Spot Delivery, Vol. 20, Issue 10, May 2018 (with Patricia E.M. Covington).
"More Commercial Real Estate Transactions Exempted from Appraisal Requirements," Hudson Cook Insights, April 2018.
"Vehicle Sales Enforcement in New York and Massachusetts: A Sign of Things to Come?", Spot Delivery, Vol. 20, Issue 9, April 2018.
"CFPB Releases Auto Loan Trends Report," Spot Delivery, Vol. 20, Issue 6, December 2017.
"The OCC Fintech Charter: Status Report," ABA Consumer Financial Services Committee Newsletter, November 2017.
Speaker, "Beer and Basics: CFPB vs. Ocwen," ABA Business Law Section Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, September 2017.
"Auto-Related Complaints Rank Eighth on FTC's 2016 List of Top Consumer Complaint Categories, Spot Delivery, Vol. 19, Issue 9, April 2017.
Webinar, "Making Sense of the FTC's New Used Car Rule: How to Disclose Warranty & Service Contract Coverage on the New Buyers Guide," Hudson Cook, March 2017 (with Catharine S. Andricos and Lauren T. Hunt).
"Making Even More Sense of the FTC's New Used Car Rule," Spot Delivery, Vol. 19, Issue 8, March 2017 (with Lauren T. Hunt and Catharine S. Andricos).
"Speeches from Heads of CFPB and OCC Highlight LendIt 2017," Hudson Cook Insights, March 2017.
"Making Sense of the FTC's New Used Car Rule," Spot Delivery, Vol. 19, Issue 6, December 2016 (with Lauren T. Hunt).
Burgers, Doughnuts, and Expatriations: An Analysis of the Tax Inversion Epidemic and a Solution Presented Through the Lens of the Burger King-Tim Hortons Merger, 7 Wm. & Mary Bus. L. Rev. 579 (2016).
Marshall-Wythe School of Law, College of William & Mary, J.D., May 2016.
William & Mary Business Law Review, Senior Articles Editor, Volume 7 (2015-2016).
William & Mary Law School Lewis B. Puller, Jr. Veterans Benefits Clinic, Student Attorney, 2015
Raymond A. Mason School of Business, College of William & Mary, M.B.A., May 2016.
Crane School of Music, State University of New York at Potsdam, B.M., Music Performance and Music Business, May 2012, summa cum laude.