Chris Mondics covers legal affairs for The Inquirer as a member of the business news staff. Before joining the business department in April of 2007, he was a Washington correspondent for The Inquirer, covering the impeachment of President Clinton, the collapse of Enron and Arthur Andersen, the 9/11 attacks and the 9/11 Commission investigation, among other assignments. Before joining the Washington bureau, Mondics was The Inquirer’s bureau chief in Trenton, where he covered Gov. Christie Whitman and other political leaders. E-mail Chris here.