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Senior Claims Representative


Chris Pressley is an Army veteran and currently serves as the Senior Claims Representative for the South Carolina Department of Veterans' Affairs. For the past six years, Chris has worked as a Veteran’s advocate, advising them of all available benefits. He vigorously pursues benefits for Veterans and their Families at the both the local and federal level. Currently, he presents both oral and written arguments on Veterans and their Families behalf to board certified Veterans Law Judges and the local U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs representatives to obtain much deserved benefits.  

Prior to joining the SCDVA team, Chris worked for The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. He has served in many agencies to include the Veterans Benefits Administration as a Legal Administrative Specialist, and the Veterans Health Administration as a Veterans Health Eligibility Coordinator. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree (Magna cum laude) in Computer Science with a minor in Business Management from Limestone College. Chris is dual accredited by the Office of General Counsel, Washington, D.C. to represent Veterans and their Families.