Education

University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2016

  • Harno Scholar, 2015
  • Dean's List, 2014 – 2015

University of Illinois, B.S., Agricultural Economics, 2008

Admitted

Illinois

Clerkships

Judicial Extern at the Cook County Criminal Circuit Court

Judicial Extern in United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District, Illinois

Judicial Extern at the United States District Court for the Northern District, Illinois

Chris Massie is an associate in Chapman's Banking and Financial Services Department and a member of the Public and Institutional Banking & Finance Group. His practice focuses on the representation of foreign and domestic banks providing credit enhancement and liquidity support for tax-exempt and taxable financings for municipal, health care and not-for-profit entities. Chris is also a licensed CPA in Illinois.

Chris participated in the Chapman's summer associate program in 2016 and joined the firm in 2017.

Honors & Awards

  • Chapman and Cutler’s 2018 Pro Bono and Volunteer Achievement Award
  • CALI Award for Federal Tax Policy
  • Rickert Award for Excellence in Legal Writing