Chris Wimbush is Director of Business Operations and General Counsel at trepwise.
In his role as Director of Business Operations, Chris oversees trepwise’s finance operations, information technology, HR operations, administrative services and continuous improvement functions. As General Counsel, Chris leads trepwise’s legal, ethics and compliance functions, providing counsel to the Managing Director.
Prior to trepwise, Chris spent three years with the U.S. Department of Justice. During that time, he resolved business and employment disputes on behalf of more than a dozen federal agencies and shared in the day-to-day management of a claims settlement program that distributed hundreds of millions of dollars each year. Chris has experience advising technology and healthcare clients on regulatory matters and litigated commercial disputes while an associate at a major Washington, D.C. law firm.
Chris is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law and the George Washington University, where he received a B.A. in Political Science (Public Policy Focus). Chris clerked for the Honorable Judge Raymond A. Jackson of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Chris is admitted to the bars of the Commonwealth of Virginia (inactive), the District of Columbia, and the State of Louisiana.
When not in the office, Chris enjoys hiking and taking care of his new puppy Harper.