Christopher has successfully litigated cases in federal and state courts throughout North Carolina and across the southeastern United States. His clients range from publicly traded, market-leading technology companies to mid-size and small privately held businesses, as well as entrepreneurs, artists, and other individuals.
In addition to his litigation practice, Christopher serves in a leadership role at Morningstar Law Group. As operations partner for the firm’s accountability team, he assists with the management of a variety of issues involving technology and security, human resources, marketing, risk management and financial matters.
Christopher also regularly participates in pro bono legal projects. Early in his career, he spent several months working full-time with Legal Aid of North Carolina representing indigent clients. More recently, his former firm, Wood Jackson PLLC, was honored by the NC Bar Association as the 2014 recipient of its Smaller Law Firm Pro Bono Service Award.
Before joining Morningstar Law Group, Christopher was a co-managing member of Wood Jackson PLLC; practiced at Kilpatrick Stockton LLP, an international law firm; and was a staff attorney for the Securities and Corporate Practices Division of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in Washington, DC. He also served as a law clerk for the Honorable I. Beverly Lake, Jr., who was Chief Justice of the N.C. Supreme Court at the time.
Christopher is a North Carolina native. He lives in Raleigh with his wife, Jill, who is a board certified family law attorney, and their two children.
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