Christopher J. Berry
Esq., CFP®, CELA® The Founder
Christopher J. Berry is an attorney and financial advisor, author, presenter and host of “The Chris Berry Show,” a weekly radio show and podcast where he talks about wealth, estate and tax planning for the second half of life.
Chris has been involved in legal and financial planning since 1998. Through his continual pursuit of education and drive to serve his clients in the best way possible, he established a law firm and financial planning firm. He’s been seen in Forbes, Kiplinger’s and Crain’s magazines. He has been a member of Ed Slott’s IRA Advisor Group℠.
Chris excels at taking sophisticated legal, financial and tax planning concepts and making them easy to understand for his clients. While his knowledge and detailed. planning techniques are second to none, his strength is in being extremely relatable and easy to understand.
Chris has been given top honors from such organizations as the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, Avvo and more. He published a book, now available for sale, called “The Caregiver’s Legal Guide to Planning for a Loved One with Chronic Illness.”
Chris is very involved in his local community, serving as a volunteer on numerous boards, including Easter Seals of Michigan and The Walk to End Alzheimer’s, and he has won awards for his civic duty, including the Spirit of Detroit award. Over the past few years, he has either contributed or helped raise over $125,000 for The Walk to End Alzheimer’s and the Area Agency on Aging as well as other smaller helping organizations.
Away from the office, Chris spends time with his wife, Rochelle, and kids, Ryan and Madison. He enjoys reading, jiujitsu, CrossFit and time on the lake with his family.