A founding member of Carlisle & Byers, PLLC, Chris represents clients in worker’s compensation, long-term disability, and estate planning matters throughout Eastern Washington. Chris also provides criminal defense in Airway Heights. Before becoming an intern and associate at Stiley & Cikutovich, Chris earned a bachelors degree in political science from Seattle University and his Juris Doctorate degree at Gonzaga. He has experience practicing before the Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals, the State Superior Courts, the Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court, and the United States District Courts of Eastern Washington.
Chris is a member of the Washington State and Spokane County Bar Associations, as well as the Washington State Association for Justice. Chris also is a member of the Spokane Housing Justice Project, providing free legal assistance to tenants in dispute with their landlords.
Among all of his groups and affiliations, he’d have to say his favorites are youth baseball coach, scout leader, husband, and dad to his three sons.