Patrick J. Christmas II is the Chief Legal Officer at REGENXBIO. He has over 15 years of life sciences leadership and public market experience.

Mr. Christmas has managed the legal, compliance, government affairs and business development functions at several biotech and pharmaceutical companies during times of significant growth and business success. Before joining REGENXBIO, he was Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary at Lumara Health (formerly KV Pharmaceutical Company – NYSE: KV.A) through its acquisition by AMAG Pharmaceuticals and Perrigo. Prior to Lumara Health, he was General Counsel and Secretary at the Wellstat Group of Companies and General Counsel at BioVeris Corporation (formerly NASDAQ: BIOV) until its acquisition by Roche. Prior to his extensive life sciences experience, Mr. Christmas was an Associate at Akin, Gump, a leading international law firm.

Mr. Christmas received his J.D. degree with honors from the University of Notre Dame and a B.A. in Economics from Boston College.