K. Christopher (“KC”) Branch, as a lawyer to the Industry, has represented over 100 suppliers and retailers of alcohol from all over the world in his own practice for nearly 20 years in trial, regulatory, and transactional matters, including interstate and international trade. He actively teaches professionals & students at regional wine forums, local colleges & major wine universities in France & California. He has moderated the Seminar Groups 2 day wine law seminar for the last 3 years. KC received his JD from Loyola Law School where he is an adjunct professor of Winelaw. He obtained a BA from USC in International Economics.