Profiles: Christopher Richmond

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Christopher Richmond

JD, LLM

Adjunct Professor

Christopher Richmond's Bio

The hands-on experience of the faculty, and an environment that fosters an open, ongoing dialogue between students and teachers are what make GGU so exceptional.

Christopher Richmond is currently an Attorney at his solo practice in addition to being an Adjunct Professor at Golden Gate University since Spring 2012. His specialities include Employee Benefits and Qualified Retirement Plans. He has consulted businesses on qualified retirement plans since 2001, first as a third-party administrator and eventually as an ERISA attorney. Christopher holds a B.A. in History from University of Michigan, and a J.D. and LL.M. in Taxation from Loyola Law School. At Loyola Law School, he won the Gregory W. Goff Award for outstanding tax scholarship in 2009.

Chris in one word: Complicated

Favorite musical artists: Miles Davis & Aretha Franklin

Guilty pleasure: Computer games

Favorite quote: "Those who begin coercive elimination of dissent soon find themselves exterminating dissenters. Compulsory unification of opinion achieves only the unanimity of the graveyard." - Robert H. Jackson

Favorite movie:Blade Runner