Before joining 7 Point Law, Chris researched packaging, labeling, and advertising practices in the Washington cannabis industry. He also worked with the Regulatory Enforcement and Economic Justice Section of the Seattle City Attorney’s Office, where he helped with the administration of cannabis issues within the City of Seattle.
Clients Appreciate the Process
Christopher approaches each issue brought by his clients with a step-by-step goal-oriented methodology to development of a strong legal foundation for cannabis businesses, which allows him to walk each client through what any cannabis company needs to consider in order to actualize best business practices. What surprises clients most is Christopher’s quick response times and their easy access to him, no matter which office he is working from in any given week.
Experience and Education
Christopher frequently presents at legal conferences and seminars on topics ranging from Federalism and state compliance standards to Corporate Governance, and Federal Pre-Emption in Cannabis Law. Christopher earned a B.A. in Honors English Literature, magna cum laude, from Seattle University and his Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from Seattle University School of Law. Christopher is a member of the Washington State Bar and the California State Bar.
As a Person
In his free time not taken up by the contemplation of the changing landscape of the highly regulated cannabis legal arena, Chris lifts weights, studies Japanese culture and history, enjoys friends and family, is an avid gamer, and plays the piano.