Prior to joining the Shur Law team, Chris worked in business and real estate. He has experience in contract drafting and negotiation, landlord tenant Law, and business formation and organization. Chris has also served as the Judicial Constable and Staff Attorney to the Honorable Judge Melissa Powers in the Hamilton County Juvenile Court. Chris has experience in cases of juvenile delinquency, dependency, child custody, and child support. This experience helped him gain insight and understanding of various issues of family law. Chris is passionate about helping his clients with their legal needs in arduous family matters.
Chris handles all aspects of family law: divorce, dissolution, separation, custody, and support. He has experience with each element from negotiation to litigation. In addition to family law, Chris provides estate planning services and represents individuals seeking Chapter 7 bankruptcy relief.
Chris is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Law where he was awarded the Judge John W. Peck Trial Practice Award for excellence in Trial Advocacy. As a member of UC Law’s Trial Practice Team, Chris won the Texas Young Lawyer’s Association’s (TYLA) Regional Trial Practice Competition in 2017 and in 2016. He represented UC Law at the TYLA Nation Trial Practice Competition in both years. Chris was also involved with UC Law’s Moot Court Team. While in law school, Chris was a law clerk for the United States Attorney’s Office in the Southern District of Ohio. He was also a Fellow at the Ohio Innocence Project. Through all of these experiences, Chris has developed a sharp advocacy skill set and a strong will to be an exceptional legal advocate for his clients.
Chris lives in Over-the-Rhine in Downtown Cincinnati. He enjoys being active, hiking in the great outdoors, playing sports, and CrossFit training. Chris loves going to Cincinnati Reds games, concerts, music festivals, and exploring breweries.
- Family Law
- Estate Planning
- Landlord Tenant
- Business Formation and Contract Drafting
- B.A., Xavier University (Cincinnati, OH), 2013
- J.D., University of Cincinnati College of Law (Cincinnati, OH), 2017
Memberships and Affiliations
- Cincinnati Bar Association
Admitted to Practice
- State of Ohio
- United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio