Chris advises clients on domestic and international tax planning for individuals, trusts and estates.

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Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2008


  • Chambers HNW
    • Private Wealth Law – Foreign Expert for USA (London (Firms)), 2020-2021

Education & Honors

  • University of Notre Dame, J.D., cum laude, 2007
    • J.L. Weigand Scholar
    • International Law Moot Court
  • University of Denver, M.P.P., Public Policy Analysis, 2004
  • Kansas State University, B.S., Political Science, 2001


  • Represents high net worth families and their advisors with respect to US federal income, estate and gift tax issues, with an emphasis on integrated US/UK estate and tax planning.
  • Advises fiduciaries of trusts with US person beneficiaries or settlors.
  • Advises on the relinquishment of US citizenship (expatriation) and relinquishment of lawful permanent residency (green card) status.
  • Advises individuals, financial institutions and trust companies regarding US federal tax compliance, including FATCA and the IRS Voluntary Tax Disclosure and Streamlined filing programs.
  • Advises individuals with respect to the US federal tax implications of divorce.

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