Christopher M. Hurley joined the firm in 2021. Prior to joining the firm, he was a law clerk to the Honorable Kim Wardlaw on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Christopher received his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School in 2019, where he graduated with honors, with the Dean’s Award for Criminal Law, and served as the online editor for The University of Chicago Law Review. He received his B.A. from UCLA in 2015, where he graduated magna cum laude and was on the Dean’s Honor List.