Managing Attorney

Chris focuses his practice on government contracts and intellectual property law. Chris helps clients with all aspects of contracting with the federal government, including bid protests, disputes at the boards of contract appeals or the court of federal claims, transactions including teaming agreement, mergers and acquisition of government contractors, and regulatory commpliance such as small business set-aside program application and compliance, including the 8(a), HUBZone, WOSB, and VOSB and SDVOSB programs and FAR compliance.

Chris has also assisted clients with their IP needs, including prosecuting trademark applications and performing general business and IP transactional work for small government and technology companies, such as licensing agreements.

Prior to founding Randolph Law, he was an attorney for Erik M. Pelton & Associates where he practiced trademark and copyright law. Before law school, he was a successful Oracle database administrator and software designer for several consulting firms.

Chris received his J.D. from George Mason University School of Law and holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in English from Mary Washington College.

Bar & Court Admissions
+ Virginia
– U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (E.D.V.A.)
+ Trademark Trial and Appeal Board
+ Armed Services and Civilian Board of Contract Appeals

+ Who Owns The Code? Association of Shareware Professionals Spotlight Magazine, February 2009. Cloud Computing: Rapid Commercial Adoption Escalates Legal Issues, with Gerard Stegmaier, Washington Legal Foundation Contemporary Legal Note, January 2011.
+ Trademark Infringement Remedies, 2011 Cumulative Supplement, Chapter 4 Preliminary Injunctions, 2011