Chris W. Basil
- J.D., University of California, Los Angeles Law School, 2022
- B.A., University of California, Berkeley, 2011
- State Bar of California, 2022
- Associate – Daniels, Fine, Israel, Schonbuch & Lebovits, LLP (2022 to present)
Memberships, Awards & Honors
- State Bar of California
- Los Angeles County Bar Association
- Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
Areas of Practice:
General Litigation and Insurance Defense and Auto Liability.
Chris graduated with Distinction in General Scholarship from the University of California, Berkeley, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in History. He then worked for multiple startup companies in the San Francisco Bay Area in business development and marketing roles before joining Accenture in Chicago as a Management Consulting Business Analyst.
Chris received his Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law. While in law school, he was a member of the First Generation Law Students Association and Older Wiser Law Students. Chris earned the Masin Family Academic Excellence Gold Award for Professional Responsibility, Employment Law, and Harmonizing Hollywood: Entertainment Disputes, Ethics, and Peacemaking, as well as the Masin Family Academic Excellence Silver Award for Business Associations. The gold and silver awards are given to the first- and second-highest performing students in a competitive law school course with a curve. He also worked as a Law Clerk for the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Organized Crime Division and for Astuno Law in San Diego.
Chris enjoys playing guitar, painting miniature models, The Big Lebowski, and politics.