Gov. Newsom’s executive orders stand to have a direct impact on California facilities and operations.
With over a decade in practice, Chris has a wealth of experience representing clients in transactional matters, regulatory guidance, administrative appeals and litigation—all in the environmental practice area.
Chris counsels clients around the world on the complexities of environmental regulations and laws ranging from issues involving chemicals in products such as food, pharmaceuticals and consumer goods to contamination in air, soil and water. He also represents clients in environmental disputes before regulatory bodies and in federal and state courts around the United States involving all manner of environmental claims, including claims based on California’s Proposition 65, HSAA, Public Resources Code, CEQA, UCL, FAL and other state environmental common law claims like nuisance and trespass, as well as federal claims based on CERCLA, RCRA, CWA, OPA, FIFRA, CAA and NEPA.
J.D., Seattle University School of Law, 2007
B.S., San Diego State University, 2003
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit