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Christopher M. Baker

Christopher M. Baker is an attorney in the Virginia Beach office where he meets with individuals and couples in need of financial help. He is known by his clients as a “friendly and compassionate” attorney who brings comfort and help to those going through difficult times. Since joining Boleman Law in 2015, he has helped thousands of people struggling with overwhelming financial problems. His reputation with his clients has earned him the AVVO Client’s Choice Award in Bankruptcy, and the Martindale-Hubbell Client Champion Platinum award.
9.3Christopher Matthew Baker

Chris’ reputation amongst fellow attorneys and judges has earned him a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating, and to be named “Legal Elite” by Virginia Business Magazine. Chris has been a frequent speaker at local and national bankruptcy seminars. He currently serves on the Board for the Virginia Beach Bar Foundation and as a committee chair with the Virginia Beach Bar Association.

Prior to joining Boleman Law, Chris spent more than five years as a prosecutor in Virginia Beach where he won multiple awards for his skills in prosecution. He is a former member of the Filipino-American Law Enforcement Officers Association of Virginia. He also has experience in criminal defense, DUI defense, traffic, and family law. He is the son of a Filipino immigrant and a native of Virginia Beach, VA, where he grew up in the Kempsville area. He has been practicing law in Hampton Roads since 2009. He and his wife are foster and adoptive parents. They actively serve as advocates for foster children and adoption with various organizations.


  • Bachelor of Arts, George Mason University, 2005
  • Juris Doctor, Regent University School of Law, 2009


  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • Supreme Court of Virginia

Professional Memberships, Affiliations, and Sponsorships

  • Virginia State Bar, Bankruptcy Section
  • Virginia Beach Bar Association, New Member Committee Chair
  • Norfolk Portsmouth Bar Association
  • Virginia Strong Foundation – Board Member
  • Virginia Beach Bar Foundation – Board Member

Professional Recognitions and Offices

  • “Super Lawyers” Richmond Magazine
  • “Legal Elite,” Virginia Business
  • “Best Lawyers”, U.S. News
  • AVVO Client’s Choice Award in Bankruptcy
  • AV Preeminent Peer Rated Attorneys, Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Martindale-Hubbell® Client Champion Platinum award

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