Chris Niro joins Amplify Car Wash Advisors as vice president of business and legal affairs. As an intellectual property and business attorney, Chris brings a strong background in complex commercial transactions, corporate formation and governance, and brand development (intellectual property) experience to the team. He has worked with clients across multiple industries in connection with commercial transactions, intellectual property development, and corporate management, including his work with individuals and entrepreneurs, and mid-market companies. Chris has appeared in federal and state courts around the country in commercial and intellectual property matters and has been recognized as a Rising Star in Intellectual Property Litigation by Illinois Super Lawyers. Chris is a graduate of DePaul University College of Law and is admitted to practice in Illinois, before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and 7th Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Christopher has represented clients nationwide in federal courts.