Regional Manager – Western Michigan
Allegan, Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Ionia, Kalamazoo, Kent, Montcalm, Muskegon, Ottawa, St. Joseph, Van Buren
Chris Dennie began his legal career representing a property management company that provided high quality apartments to low income families. In 2002 he began his career as a public defender at the Kent County Office of the Defender. In 13 years as a Defender, Chris represented thousands of defendants in felony cases. In 2015, he was one of 3 attorneys from the Defender Office that volunteered for a pilot project in 63rd District Court to provide counsel at arraignment. The information gathered from that project, and other similar pilot programs, is being used to assist counties in planning for the implementation of Standard 4.