Interest

Golf, Cooking, Wine tasting, Jujitsu, Gym, Watching Movies Sports, Opera, Wine, Cooking

Summary

A multifaceted professional and humanitarian, Chris Salamone has established a successful legal, writing, and entrepreneurial career. A respected corporate attorney and trial lawyer, he co-authored The Law School Companion and has taught courses at several academic institutions. Chris Salamone also produced a lecture series outlining strategies for law school success. Furthermore, he founded the National Institute for Legal Education and the BarBri Law School Prep Program.An ambitious entrepreneur, Chris Salamone formed and developed LeadAmerica and the National Student Leadership Conference. These organizations sponsor educational leadership programs across the country for middle and high school students. Mr. Salamone believes that leaders should embrace three essential traits: gratitude, personal responsibility, and sacrifice. He recently co-authored a book, titled Rescue America: Our Best America is Only One Generation Away, which outlines how these leadership traits can help return the United States to the founding fathers’ vision.Outside his professional accomplishments, Chris Salamone possesses a rich personal life filled with community service. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for LeadAmerica and serves as the Chairman of the LeadAmerica Foundation. He has made substantial financial contributions to education and leadership development through the LeadAmerica Foundation and his support of Girls Lead, which has provided leadership programs to hundreds of young women around the world, In addition, through his personal philanthropy Chris Salamone also provides financial support for two Haitian schools with over 300 young children in grades 1-8 attending. His support pays for books, teachers, and classroom supplies. In his free time, he enjoys studying the martial arts, practicing yoga, and playing golf. He also devotes much of his free time to singing and studying opera.

Work History

Work History
1994 - Present

Chairman & CEO

Salamone & Associates
2001 - 2009

Founder and Chairman/CEO

LeadAmerica
1990 - 2000

Founder & Former CEO

National Institute For Legal Education / BarBri Law Prep Program

Education

Education
1985 - 1988

JD

Nova Southeastern University
1980 - 1984

BA

Saint Anselm College