Christian Pedersen was born in Seattle and raised in Solano County.
He graduated in Brigham Young University majoring in finance, and then was admitted to Arizona State’s law school and MBA program. While in school, Mr. Pedersen earned a certificate in Law, Science, and Technology from the Sandra Day O’Connor school of law, and worked in a legal clinic that provided legal services to startup businesses. Mr. Pedersen focused on entrepreneurship and solar energy technology. Mr. Pedersen worked in the solar industry performing transactional legal work and business analytics. After drafting thousands of documents, Mr. Pedersen decided that he wanted to work more directly with clients again.
Mr. Pedersen is licensed to practice in law in both California and Arizona. When not practicing law, Mr. Pedersen enjoys playing golf and spending time with his wife and 2 daughters.