BUSINESS FORMATION & PLANNING
Assisting Start-ups and business at the on-set, developing entity structures and operating agreements to help businesses succeed.
CONTRACT REVIEW & DRAFTING
Developing business templates and agreements for operations, including service agreements, statements of work, independent contractor agreements, etc.
Filing for trademark(s), assisting in correspondence related to trademark protection. Assisting with obtianing rights to use intellectual property.
Advising as to regulatory and legal compliance of advertising campaigns and content.
GENERAL BUSINESS LEGAL CONSULTING
Working with businesses and business owners in the digital marketing space, on a routine basis, to assist in all legal aspects of business operations.
DATA & PRIVACY PROTECTION PROCEDURES
Consulting as to applicable laws related to Data and Privacy.
Christian is a trusted legal adviser that assists businesses and individuals, to protect and pursue their interests. As a former marketing and transportation business owner I strive to help businesses meet their legal needs in an economical and efficient approach, utilizing technology and minimizing waste.
Prior to helping small business owners meet their legal demands, I worked as an Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of Chicago Department of Law.
I graduated cum laude from The John Marshall Law School and served as Managing Editor of The John Marshall Law Review. During law school I clerked for two-judges in the Circuit Court of Cook County and a Justice at the 1st District Illinois Appellate Court. Additionally, I worked for a small litigation defense firm.
I am a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, where I majored in Economics. Prior to law school I was a small business owner and operator. As a small business owner, I came to appreciate the many legal struggles and issues start-ups and small businesses face.
I live in the Lincoln Square community with my wife, and two-small children, and enjoy travel, yoga, reading and spending time with my family.
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
Chicago Bar Association (Co-Chair YLS Real Estate Law Committee)
Illinois State Bar Association