Christian S. Tacit

Drawing on over 38 years of technical, business and legal experience, Chris is the founder of Tacit Law, a boutique law firm that provides a broad range of legal and consulting services to clients in the information technology, communications, regulated industries, and broader commercial and not-for-profit sectors.

In addition to providing traditional legal services, Chris assists clients with strategic planning, governance, risk management, business reviews, commercial transactions, as well as corporate and regulatory compliance.

Chris’s past professional experience includes holding a senior executive role in a publicly-traded company, being a partner in a major regional law firm and working in a national law firm. Prior to practicing law, he held various engineering and managerial positions in the private sector.

Chris is a lawyer, registered Trade-mark agent, licensed professional engineer and also holds an MBA.

Chris serves on the board and as an officer of two not-for-profit organizations, and a green technology start-up company. He is also very involved in Internet governance through various volunteer activities.