Christopher B. Darby is a founding member of Counselors Title, LLC and a principal in the law firm of Pardo & Drazin, LLC (formerly Darby, Nalls, Smyth & Muldoon, LLC). He is also the Managing Attorney of the Counselors Title Dupont Circle Office. Prior to founding Counselors, Darby served as a settlement attorney, office manager and the Director of D.C. Operations for Universal Settlements.
A native of the Washington area, Chris entered into the title business in 1998 after receiving his law degree from the University of South Carolina. He is a member of the District of Columbia and Maryland Bar Associations and enjoys regularly teaching continuing real estate education courses for local realtors. Chris is also an active member of the local real estate community with service to and membership in D.C. Land Title Association and the Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors (”GCAAR”) where he has served on the Contract and Clause Committee since 2001. Chris was honored by GCAAR as its 2007 Affiliate of the Year for his service to the real estate community. He is experienced in residential and commercial real estate transactions and the resolution of contract issues.