Prior to joining FTLF in the fall of 2016, Christopher (C.J.) worked as a procurement analyst for the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), focusing exclusively on suspension and debarment. C.J. also interned with the HHS Office of General Counsel, Public Health Division, and Office of the Inspector General, where he conducted legal research in matters of Federal grant oversight and compliance. C.J.’s background in HHS’s grants oversight and administrative remedies will provide his clients with a unique analysis of the challenges facing their programs.
Working as an Associate in the Health Law and Federal Grants practice group, C.J. uses his expertise in matters concerning Federally Qualified Health Centers, Head Start programs, Medicare and Medicaid, and the Federal Torts Claims Act.
C.J. received his law degree and Master of Public Policy from American University. Prior to American University, C.J. earned an M.A.R. from Emmanuel Christian Seminary and a B.A. from Johnson University.