Chris C. Chapman was born and raised in Houston, Texas. He graduated from Lamar University (Beaumont) magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Marketing. While at Lamar he was a four year letterman and captain of the men’s division I tennis team. He won the first collegiate tennis tournament he competed in as a true freshman. Mr. Chapman received his Juris Doctorate from Whittier Law School with an intellectual property certification. While in law school he competed on the Trial Advocacy Honors Board and represented Whittier Law School in national moot court competitions. Mr. Chapman also volunteered at the Orange County Public Defender’s office. For almost fifteen years, Mr. Chapman has successfully litigated, in both State and Federal Courts, complex business and commercial litigation matters. Mr. Chapman volunteers as a mentor to junior high school students at Newport Harbor High School in Newport Beach, CA. He is also a proud member and volunteer at Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, CA. In his spare time he likes to attend sporting events and local car shows.