Chief Legal Compliance Officer
Chris serves as Bair Energy’s Chief Compliance Officer, responsible for legal compliance, including permitting and regulatory matters.
Chris has been practicing law as an attorney for 15 years, licensed in the states of Arizona, California and Washington. Chris’ practice focused on bankruptcy reorganizations, creditors’ rights, complex bankruptcy and commercial litigation. Chris represented individual and business debtors under Chapter 11, creditors in cases under Chapters 7, 11 and 13, financial institutions, private lenders and investors, secured and unsecured creditors, landlords, and distressed asset buyers.
Chris has conducted bench and jury trials in State Court, U.S. Tax Court, and Bankruptcy Court with multiple noted published decisions.
Chris obtained his Bachelor of Arts with High Honors in Business Economics with an Accounting emphasis from University of California, Santa Barbara. Chris later obtained his Juris Doctorate from University of California, Hastings College of the Law.