Chris regularly litigates business, commercial, land use, probate, employment, and consumer disputes, and has also developed a significant practice prosecuting matters involving large scale consumer fraud and abuse, civil rights and governmental misconduct, computer/cyber scams, and consumer financial fraud and malfeasance, including class action litigation. Chris represents individuals, businesses, and classes of individuals and businesses before both State and Federal courts throughout New England, administrative tribunals, municipal boards, and private arbitrators and mediators. He joined Cooper Cargill Chant in 2007, and became a director in 2010. Before coming to New Hampshire, Chris practiced in Massachusetts and clerked for the Justices of the Massachusetts Superior Court.
Some of Chris’ representative matters include:
Paul J. Liacos Distinguished Scholar
Leadership Mount Washington Valley, Class of 2008
Mount Washington Valley Lacrosse Club, Board Member
Girls’ Teams Committee, Chair
Mt. Washington Valley Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors (2012 – Present)
Upper Saco Valley Land Trust, Board of Directors (2007 – Present), New Projects Committee Chair (2014 – Present)
Mount Washington Valley Trails Association, Board of Directors (2011 – Present), President (2011 – Present)
New England Mountain Bike Association, White Mountain Chapter, Landowner Liaison Committee Co-Chair (2012-Present)
New Hampshire Bar Association, Elected Governor for Carroll County (2008-2012), Strategic Planning and Operations Task Force (2008-2012), Member (2005-Present)
Carroll County Bar Association, Member (2007 – Present)
White Mountain Community Health Center, Board of Directors (2008 – 2014)
Littleton Zoning Board of Appeals, Associate Member (2005-2006)
Chris lives in North Conway with his wife and two children. During his spare time, you’ll find this busy father enjoying time with his family, skiing, running and mountain biking.
New Hampshire, State and Federal Courts
Massachusetts, State and Federal Courts
First Circuit Court of Appeals
Saint Lawrence University (BA, 1994)
Boston University School of Law (JD, 1998)
During law school, Chris was a Paul J. Liacos Distinguished Scholar, received Honors in Litigation and Dispute Resolution, served as Administrative Editor to the Boston University International Law Journal, and served as President of the Environmental Law Society.
Financial Products and Stockbroker Malpractice and Misconduct, including FINRA Arbitration