Christopher B. McDaniel was born and raised in LaGrange, Georgia. He attended Columbus State University in Columbus, Georgia, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude where he majored in Finance and earned his bachelor's degree in business administration in 2010. Chris then attended Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. Chris was an active member of the Mercer Law Review and Mercer Advocacy Council. During law school Chris clerked for the Honorable Jeanette Little, State Court of Troup County, LaGrange, Georgia.
Following law school, Chris practiced at a prominate business litigation firm in Macon, Georgia. In 2015 Chris began representing individuals and businesses harmed as a result of other’s negligence. He has extensive trial experience in both federal and state courts and has helped secure more than $357 million in settlements and verdicts for his clients. In 2019 Chris, along with PWMC partners Brandon Peak and Joel Wooten, secured a record-setting $280 million trucking verdict.