Christopher M. Schultz serves as an Adjunct Professor in Baylor Law’s Executive LL.M. Program in Litigation Management, the first program of its kind in the country designed for experienced lawyers who aspire to direct effective litigation strategy, control eDiscovery, leverage technology, manage a team, and lead a high-stakes docket.
Chris previously spent nearly two decades as a commercial and intellectual property litigator with Perkins Coie LLP, an AmLaw 50 firm where he founded and co-chaired one of the first full-service eDiscovery legal practice groups in the country. Thereafter, he served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Level 2 Legal Solutions where, in addition to serving as the chief legal officer, he helped coordinate all aspects of the firm’s managed review and corporate compliance matters and led engagement teams assisting clients with a full range of litigation readiness and eDiscovery projects.
An avid sportsman and chess player, Chris practices with the advice of Benjamin Franklin top of mind: an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Throughout his career, he has worked to anticipate and advise clients on the risks facing them in today’s complex legal landscape so that they can achieve their greatest success.