Chris has over a decade of consumer financial services experience and is responsible for overseeing Braviant’s legal and compliance functions. Prior to joining Braviant in 2017, Chris served as in-house counsel at PLS Financial Services, where he supported its consumer lending, money transmission, and auto finance lines of business and advised on licensing, marketing, strategic partnerships, regulatory compliance, and data privacy issues. Chris began his legal career in Washington, DC as an associate at McIntyre & Lemon, PLLC, where he advised clients on consumer finance, corporate, and regulatory matters. Chris received his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Tennessee and his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.