As an entrepreneur and business owner with comprehensive, firsthand experience in the investment and entertainment industries, Charles utilizes his diverse background to provide clients with effective, innovative legal solutions associated with business development, securities, intellectual property, and entertainment law.
As an Immix attorney based in the Portland, Oregon offices, Charles’ practice areas include business, entertainment, and intellectual property law. With his comprehensive, firsthand experience as an international performer, radio show host, and entrepreneur, Charles’ background in business development and the entertainment industry helps him create approachable, business-minded strategies and effective legal solutions for his clients.
In addition to practicing law, Charles is also the founder and CEO of Cricket Flours, an award-winning platform food ingredient company with a full line of consumer and wholesale products that uses a sustainable and environmentally-friendly source of protein from fine milled crickets, and has been featured in major publications including Entrepreneur.com, NPR, The Oprah Magazine, and Men’s Health.
He also serves as the managing director of the Family Office Club, one of the largest associations in the family office wealth management space that focuses on financial investments, property development, real estate, and energy.
Outside of regular business hours, Charles spends his time hosting conferences and events, traveling, camping, and hanging out with his Goldendoodle, Rufio.
- Guest Director, The Young Americans 501(c)(3) (2015 – Present)
- Oregon State Courts
- University of Oregon School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2015
- Portland State University, B.S. Criminology & Criminal Justice & Biology Minor, Cum Laude, 2011