Christopher Peele


Andrew Peele, March 6, 2017
Christopher Peele

Introductory Profile: About Christopher Peele

Chris Peele is a criminal defense attorney in Austin, Texas. Chris Peele was born in Greensboro, North Carolina in 1974. He grew up in Houston, Texas and went to the University of Texas. He first worked for a large law firm named Vinson and Elkins. He has an Undergraduate from the University of Texas, and a Law Degree from the law school at UT. He graduated from law school in 1999, and got his Law License the same year. But he did not start practicing Criminal Law until the spring of 2008. Then he started criminal defense in 2014.

He currently works for a law firm named The Ashcroft Law Firm. He started criminal defense because he wanted to be in the courtroom more often because he liked being there, and in his old position he didn't get to go there a lot. He mostly works on white collar crimes, which are mainly economic crimes that don't involve violence.