Chris is a graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara and Whittier Law School.  Prior to focusing his litigation skills in the workers’ compensation arena, Chris worked in business development where he assisted businesses with their contracts, leases and licensing agreements.  While advising businesses on legal matters, Chris gained valuable experience in developing strategies for businesses to expand their operations.  Chris’ business background gives him the ability to better understand the needs and demands of business owners in California and their operating costs, including the litigation of workers’ comp claims, but also the importance of safety training and cost management.