Chris is Counsel at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP. He represents U.S. and international clients on a broad range of litigation and regulatory matters, including in state and federal trial and appellate courts, before state and federal government agencies, and in arbitration and mediation proceedings. He maintains an active pro bono practice and regularly handles housing court, family law, prisoners’ rights, wage theft and immigration matters, and has served on the pro bono panels of the Second and Ninth Circuits. In 2014, Chris was a recipient of the Boston Bar Association’s President’s Award for his representation of several victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. In 2016, he received the Cornell Law School Exemplary Public Service Award, and in 2018 he was named an Excellence in the Law Honoree for Pro Bono by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. Chris currently serves on the board of directors of the Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association, the Disability Law Center, and Lawyers for Civil Rights.
Chris is a graduate of Brandeis University and Cornell Law School.