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Christopher Shourds

Chris Shourds

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Trust Administration
  • Probate Proceedings
  • Decedent’s Affairs
  • Contested Trust Matters
  • Financial Elder Abuse
  • Business Formation

Christopher B. Shourds
Associate Attorney

Chris obtained his Juris Doctor Degree conferred Cum Laude from California Western School of Law where he earned Dean’s List honors on three separate occasions and received Academic Achievement Awards for his course work in Bankruptcy, Secured Transactions Law, and Scholarly Writing. He was elected by his peers to serve on the Student Bar Association where he worked closely with the San Diego County Bar Association to facilitate interaction between law students and practicing attorneys.

Prior to attending law school, Chris received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from California State University Long Beach. He then obtained a Real Estate Salesperson License and became a Registered Tax Preparer with the California Tax Education Counsel.

Chris has dedicated a significant amount of time providing pro bono legal services to San Diego County seniors and participating in fundraising activities to spread awareness about financial and physical elder abuse.

Chris is a San Diego Native with extensive ties to the North County communities of Oceanside, Carlsbad, and Encinitas. He possesses a passion for competitive golf, local ocean fishing, and national parks. Chris met his wife in law school and freely admits he is blessed to be married to his best friend.

Chris is an active member of The State Bar of California, The San Diego County Bar Association, and the North San Diego County Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Trust Administration
  • Probate Proceedings
  • Decedent’s Affairs
  • Contested Trust Matters
  • Financial Elder Abuse
  • Business Formation