Chris accepts instructions in all of Chambers’ core areas of practice, with a focus on property, insolvency and private client work, and appears regularly in the County Court, and increasingly in the High Court and First Tier Tribunal. He also has a busy drafting and advisory practice. Chris has appellate and first instance experience as junior counsel, led on both occasions by Clifford Darton QC.
Before coming to the Bar, he spent 12 years as an officer in the British Army and developed strong organisational skills and a practical approach to problem-solving. He also has experience of commercial complexity gained in the global headquarters of a major bank.
Chris speaks Russian, Farsi and German and particularly welcomes instructions with an international flavour. Chris is also qualified to accept instructions under the Direct Public Access Scheme.