Chase was born and raised in Fort Worth, TX, where he earned his B.A. degree in Business Administration from Texas Christian University, a Master of Business Administration from Texas Tech University Rawls College of Business, and a J.D. from Texas Tech University School of Law. He served as a Lieutenant and a Captain in the United States Air Force from 2005 to 2011. Chase joined the Office of Chief Counsel, SB/SE, in the Cincinnati office as an Honors Hire in 2016, later transferring to Dallas as a field attorney in SB/SE. In April of 2023, he was promoted to an Associate Area Counsel where he supervises a litigation group of attorneys responsible for US Tax Court litigation in both Dallas and New Orleans.