- Adjunct Professor
- B.A. Occidental College 1989
- J.D. Willamette University 1992
Chris Owen earned his law degree from Willamette University in 1992.
He has spent his entire legal career as a prosecutor, starting with the
Coos County DA's Office in 1993 where he focused on domestic violence
and child abuse prosecution. He has been with the Clackamas County D.A's
Office since 1996 and is assigned to the Person Crimes Unit, where he
specializes in prosecuting child abuse, sexual assault, robbery and
Chris is on the faculty at the National District Attorney's Association's
National Advocacy Center and frequently presents to law enforcement
organizations concerning effective investigations and courtroom advocacy
in criminal cases.