Christopher graduated with a joint J.D.- M.P.A. from U.C. Berkeley School of Law and Princeton University’s School of Public and International Affairs. While in law school, Christopher had the privilege of working in Berkeley Law’s Death Penalty Clinic and the East Bay Community Law Center’s Youth Defender Clinic. During his summers, he interned at the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia, the Texas Defender Service, and the Alaska Public Defender Agency. He also externed at the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University Law School. Prior to graduate school, he worked as a paralegal at the Innocence Project in New York. Born and raised in the Bronx, Christopher holds a B.A. from Wesleyan University.