Christopher Borders is a highly experienced business lawyer, litigator and entrepreneur specializing in technology licensing and agreements, blockchain and cryptocurrency development, data privacy, and security. He is an IAPP-certified CIPP/US with a wide range of expertise in business formation and investment, strategic legal and business analysis, and operations, intellectual property, and vendor, supplier, and strategic partner relationships. He graduated with a BA, High Honors from the University of California, Berkeley, and earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Davis. Christopher has served as a former general counsel to venture-backed and public companies and is currently the go-to 'outside general counsel' for a number of dynamic and growing technology companies.
As the Principal of Borders Law Group, Christopher brings his extensive experience to help businesses navigate the complexities of modern technology and innovation. Before establishing his current firm, he served as the Interim General Counsel at SmartContract.com / Secure Asset Exchange, Inc. / Chainlink, Co-founder & CEO at NowArchive, Inc., Partner at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, Partner at McMillan & Shureen LLP, General Counsel at Appiant Technologies, Inc., Corporate Counsel at MobShop, Inc., and Partner at Rivkin Radler LLP.