I love practicing at the intersection of science and the law. It's where I am with my clients on a daily basis. Helping clients create value and secure innovations is central to my work.
Rankings & accolades
Chambers USA: Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution – District of Columbia (2021 – 2023)
Fellows of the American Bar Foundation: Elected Member
Seed World: Top Ten Next Generation Leaders
Super Lawyers: Rising Star
The National Law Journal: Rising Star
Memberships & affiliations
American Intellectual Property Law Association
American Seed Trade Association
Patent & Trademark Office Society
Seed Innovation and Protection Alliance
Chris is regularly retained by clients in the agricultural sector for strategic IP advice. As one client notes, “Chris is amazing to work with - he is extremely responsive and understands our technology and our strategy. He is very strategic and thinks outside of the box."
Chambers USA 2022