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Christopher Capurso
Christopher J. Capurso
Associate
804.212.2998    
Virginia
10800 Midlothian Turnpike
Suite 307
Richmond, VA 23235
804.212.1170
Fax: 804.272.0483
Professional Experience

Chris is an associate in the firm's Virginia office. His practice focuses primarily on automobile finance, installment lending, and compliance with federal and Virginia consumer financial services regulation. He advises motor vehicle dealers, finance companies, and licensed lenders, as well as federal and state-chartered depository institutions.

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.

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

  • "Regulatory Compliance," AFSA's THE EDGE, June 2019
  • "Fair Lending 101: An Overview of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act," NAFCU, Webinar, June 2019
  • "Legal Compliance & You: An Overview of Everyone's Favorite Topic," Virginia Independent Automobile Dealers Association, May 2019
  • "Independent Dealers - What Keeps them Up at Night?," Consumer Financial Services Conference, Hudson Cook/CounselorLibrary, April 2019
  • "Beer and Basics: CFPB vs. Ocwen," ABA Business Law Section Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, September 2017
  • "Making Sense of the FTC's New Used Car Rule: How to Disclose Warranty & Service Contract Coverage on the New Buyers Guide," Hudson Cook webinar, March 2017
  • "It's That Time of Year," Spot Delivery, Vol. 21, Issue 9, April 2019
  • "Words (and Texts) Matter: When 'As Is' Does Not Mean 'As Is'," Spot Delivery, Vol. 21, Issue 6, January/February 2018, co-authored by Catharine S. Andricos
  • "Fraud of the Year? DOJ Busts $1 Million Auto Loan Scheme Involving Fake Dealerships and Bogus Police Reports," Spot Delivery, Vol. 21, Issue 6, December 2018
  • "The Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act: Back to the Future," Hudson Cook Insights, August 2018, co-authored by Caleb Rosenberg
  • "Lost in Translation: NY AG Settles with Dealer over Deceptive Practices with Non-English Speakers," Spot Delivery, Vol. 21, Issue 2, August 2018, co-authored by 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, co-authored by 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
  • "Auto-Related Complaints Rank Eighth on FTC's 2016 List of Top Consumer Complaint Categories, Spot Delivery, Vol. 19, Issue 9, April 2017
  • "Making Even More Sense of the FTC's New Used Car Rule," Spot Delivery, Vol. 19, Issue 8, March 2017, co-authored by 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, co-authored by 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, summa cum laude, May 2012

Virginia, 2016