Chris Armor grew up in Birmingham, Alabama and Chattanooga, Tennessee before attending the University of Alabama for undergraduate studies and the University of Denver for law school. After graduation, he practiced law in Minnesota including helping run a legal aid clinic which specialized in defending consumers in debt collection lawsuits. Upon relocating to Atlanta, he worked for a firm which performed commercial collection work for one of the largest banks in America. Since launching his own firm in 2009, his practice now focuses on consumer rights.
Mr. Armor is a frequent speaker on consumer law matters for both attorneys and the general public. He has been a featured expert on consumer rights on both The Clark Howard Show and HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. He helped co-found a debt collection education clinic with Griffin Bell III and the DeKalb Volunteer Lawyers Foundation in Decatur, and he recently received a special recognition award for his volunteer work. He lives in the Atlanta area with his wife and three children.