Senior Vice President - Legal, NAP Atlanta
Cristine joined NAP as senior vice president of legal in June 2022 and established the Atlanta office’s in-house legal department after serving as senior legal counsel at Hartman Simons & Wood LLP and associate at Beechwood Homes New York. At NAP, Cristine acts as an advisor to the leasing, development, and asset management teams to ensure all business is done in compliance with applicable laws. She also assists with managing NAP Atlanta’s outside legal counsel alongside Sheri Ross, vice president of leasing.
From an early age, Cristine knew she wanted to be a lawyer and entered the industry as a legal assistant at 16. She graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Arts in Legal Studies and a minor in Business Administration before earning a Juris Doctor from the Touro Law Center. Cristine is licensed to practice law in both Georgia and New York. She is also an active member of CREW Atlanta, ICSC and several legal organizations.
Cristine grew up in Hollywood, Florida, and moved to Atlanta in 2011. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. Outside of work, Cristine volunteers at Faith Lutheran School and March of Dimes and loves spending time with her husband and two children.