Christopher P. Bray

Adjunct Professor

Christopher P. Bray is a national author and speaker on estate, gift, income tax, financial planning, and succession planning topics.
Mr. Bray is the Managing Director of the Florida offices of the multi-state private wealth management firm of Ariel Capital Advisors, LLC. Chris is also a managing partner of the law firm of Christopher P. Bray Associates, LLC. His award winning articles have appeared in a variety of professional periodicals including Trusts & Estates, Tax Notes, Estate Planning, Tax Management - Estate, Gifts and Trusts Journal, CCH’s TAXES - The Tax Magazine, WG&L’s Journal of Taxation, WG&L’s Journal of Personal Financial Planning, The Tax Adviser, and CCH’s Financial and Estate Planning.
Mr. Bray also served as President of the Estate Planning Council of Cleveland, Chair of the Trusts & Estates Section for the Collier County Bar Association, and Adjunct Professor of Taxation for the Graduate Program in Taxation at the University of Akron.