Chris Pashler, along with his wife, Kathleen Devereaux, is a founding partner of Pashler & Devereaux Law Firm. Chris earned his B.A. and J.D. from the University of Iowa. Chris is admitted to practice in New York.
Chris’s interest in disability law began when working as an Assistant County Attorney for Montgomery County, MD, where he defended the county in non-service connected disability claims.
Chris continued to pursue his interest in disability law as a staff attorney for the Social Security Administration’s Office of Disability Adjudication and Review. That experience included researching and drafting decisions for administrative law judges.
Most recently Chris taught in the legal writing program at the SUNY Buffalo Law School. Teaching provided him the opportunity to research, write, and speak on a broad array of topics related to social security disability. His publications have appeared in the Georgia State Law Review, the University of Memphis Law Review and the Elder’s Advisor Law Review. Chris has also lectured on disability topics at both national and regional conferences.
Chris is a sustaining member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives (NOSSCR) and is a member of the New York State Bar Association and the Erie County Bar Association.
Chris lives in Kenmore, New York. In his free time, Chris enjoys spending time with his wife and daughters and watching the Buffalo Bills.