Chris Llinas

Chris Llinas

Experienced Attorney in Maryland

Currently employed at Royal Plus, Inc. DKI


Previous: Franklin Pierce Law Center, Salisbury State University



    An accomplished attorney, J. Christopher (Chris) Llinas recently transitioned back into private practice after spending over eight years working as corporate counsel for Royal Plus, Inc., and managing the company’s involvement with various legal areas. His new private practice is based in Maryland and focuses on a variety of legal areas, from construction and contractor litigation to criminal, DUI, and traffic defense. Chris Llinas also provides general civil litigation services and assists clients with appeals. Building on his 18-plus years of experience as a public defender, prosecutor, and corporate counsel, Chris Llinas is committed to providing his clients with effective and affordable legal representation. J. Christopher Llinas began his career after receiving his bachelor of arts in English from Salisbury University and his JD from Franklin Pierce Law Center (now the University of New Hampshire School of Law). He spent a year working as a law clerk with the Maine Supreme Judicial Court before accepting such roles as legal aid attorney for Pine Tree Legal Assistance and assistant public defender for the Maryland Office of the Public Defender. During this time, he gained experience in handling various civil cases along with felony and traffic cases. Chris Llinas also served as a part-time assistant state’s attorney and maintained his own private practice before starting at Royal Plus.



Corporate Counsel

At Royal Plus, Inc. DKI

From 2007 to Present