Chris is a Partner in the law firm Caudle and Spears, P.A., and is also the founder and Managing Partner of the law firm Loebsack & Brownlee, PLLC. Chris is a 1996 graduate of Duke University School of Law (J.D.) and a 1993 graduate of Clemson University (B.S.). He has been a resident of Gastonia and Charlotte since graduating law school in 1996. He has two sons, Joseph and Thomas.
Chris’ legal practice focuses primarily on representing national Multifamily & Single Family Operator property management firms, but he regularly handles construction law and commercial litigation matters, as well. Also, Chris is a Certified Mediator who regularly mediates Business and Construction Litigation cases for other attorneys.
In 2009, Chris was named to the North Carolina Super Lawyers’ “Rising Stars” list for his Business Litigation work, and in 2011, Chris again made the “Rising Stars” list in the area of Construction Litigation. In 2013, Chris was named a member of North Carolina’s “Legal Elite” by Business North Carolina magazine in the area of Business Litigation. In 2016, Chris was again named to the North Carolina Super Lawyers list in the area of Business Litigation and in 2017 and 2018, he was honored to make the list in the area of General Litigation.
Finally, Chris volunteers much of his spare time in service of several non-profit entities. He was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of the Apartment Association of North Carolina; has been a member of the Greater Charlotte Apartment Association Board since 2017; is currently the President of the Board of Directors for Charlotte Preparatory School; and has been a member of the Humanities Advancement Board of Clemson University since 2015.