Portrait of Chris Bauer

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Christopher A. Bauer

University Counsel

Chris joined the Office of the General Counsel in 2010. He received a B.A. in Philosophy summa cum laude from Brigham Young University in 2000 and a J.D. magna cum laude from the J. Reuben Clark Law School in 2003, where he was a lead articles editor of the BYU Law Review. Prior to joining the Office of the General Counsel, Chris worked as an attorney in the trial practice groups at Jones Day in Irvine, California, and at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP in Costa Mesa, California. Chris is licensed to practice law in Utah.


  • BYUStore
  • College of Family, Home & Social Sciences
  • College of Humanities
  • College of Nursing
  • J. Reuben Clark Law School
  • Kennedy Center for International Studies
  • Marriott School of Management
  • Outdoors Unlimited
  • Physical Facilities
  • Student Health Center

Practice Areas

  • Healthcare Law
  • International Relations
  • Policies & Procedures
  • Policy Development


  • HIPAA Committee
  • New World Archeological Foundation