Quick Bio for Christopher C. Carr: I am a Chester County and Philadelphia Region attorney with more than 20 years of legal experience. I am a Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Ripon College in Ripon, Wisconsin, where I majored in the Philosophy of Law. I also studied as an undergraduate at Boston University. I obtained myMBA in Finance with honors and Juris Doctor (JD) Degree from the Ohio State University , in a joint MBA (Finance)/ Law degree program.
In addition, in 2000 I was awarded an Advanced Professional Certificate in Management Information Systems (CERT/MIS) from the Pennsylvania State University, School of Graduate Professional Studies in Malvern, PA.
I became a member of the Ohio Bar in 1981, and a member of the Pennsylvania Bar in 1986. I am also admitted to practice before the US Bankruptcy Court, Ea. Dist. of Pennsylvania. I am a lifetime member both of Phi Beta Kappa as well as a member of Beta Gamma Sigma(the honorary society for exceptional business graduates.)
- Awarded the Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC) designation, indicating my in depth knowledge of employment law.
- Received a 6 university credit eqivalent diploma in Bank Management from theAmerican Bankers Association and have had 2 years of bank management experience (see below).
I practice primarily in Philadelphia, Chester, Delaware, Berks, Bucks and Montgomery Counties.
I am a Debt Relief Attorney, with experience in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Mortgage Modification, Debt Settlement, Fair Debt Collection & Debtors Rights, & Credit Repair. I also work in Small Business, IP and Family Law.
I have been a solo practitioner since 1999, focusing upon providing legal assistance for individuals, families and businesses in Chester County, the Main Line and throughout the Philadelphia area who are in need of assistance with the legal matters that impact their lives, family, financial affairs, employment and businesses. I am a member of the Chester County Bar Association. I am married to and have 2 grown and 2 young children in our local schools.
In the past, I have practiced in a wide variety of legal environments both in Ohio and Pennsylvania: from Philadelphia law firms large and small, to shopping mall developers and Fortune 100 corporations, and to Corporate Counsel to a medium sized software developer for nearly 7 years where I held a leadership position and participated in all manner of high tech licensing, business and corporate transactions and handled many employment matters.
Additional business experience:
- 2 years of experience as a Customer Service Representative with Baybanks (Boston, MA)
- I year as an Insurance Adjuster with General Adjustment Bureau (Boston, MA)
For more details please see (My Resume ).
My PA Attorney License is #46249 and OH Attorney License is # 0030985 (inactive).