Meet Christopher

Christopher has lived in Irvine, in the 45th District, for over 40 years. Listed below is a snapshot of the affiliations and organizations where Christopher made a difference!

 

EDUCATION

  • Irvine High School
  • University of California, Irvine (UCI) (BA, Social Ecology with Criminal Justice Minor; BA in Political Science)
  • California State University, Fullerton (Military History Certification)
  • University of California, Los Angeles School of Law (UCLA) (Juris Doctor, Class President)

 

 

MILITARY SERVICE

  • United States Army, First Lieutenant, Military Police
  • Accredited Advocate, Veterans Administration

LOCAL GOVERNMENT: CITY OF IRVINE & ORANGE COUNTY

  • City of Irvine Investment Committee, Chair
  • City of Irvine, Prior Candidate for Mayor and City Council
  • Irvine Chamber of Commerce, Member
  • Republican Alliance, Central County, Board Member
  • Northwood Gratitude and Honor Memorial, Advocate
  • Fought against the El Toro Base Airport, Musick Jail Expansion, Center Line Rail, and the Spectrum 40 Development
  • Fought for Irvine Veterans and public cemeteries and the Blue Gum Park development

LEGAL CAREER

  • Law Office of Christopher J. Gonzales
  • The State Bar of California, Member
  • United States District Court for the Central and Southern Districts, Member
  • Supreme Court of California, Member
  • Lawyers of Distinction, 2019 Recognition
  • Orange County District Attorney’s Office, Domestic Violence Volunteer
  • Hispanic Bar Association, Member
  • St. Thomas More Law Society, Member
  • Orange County Bar Association, Former Member
  • Represents Police and Firefighters
COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Knights of Columbus, Charter Grand Knight
  • Mary’s Shelter, Former Auxiliary Board Member
  • Pro-Life Advocate, Multiple Organizations
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County, Volunteer
  • Mary’s Kitchen, Loaves & Fishes & Isaiah House, Volunteer for the Homeless
  • Equestrian Order of the Knights of the Holy Sepulchre
  • Mission Viejo/Saddleback Valley Elks Lodge, Member
  • St. Thomas More Parish, Parishioner, Sacristan, and Former Religious Education Teacher
  • Por Mi Futuro, Board Member
  • LA Youth at Risk, Volunteer

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