Chris is an Associate in the Dispute Resolution Team. He advises commercial clients on a broad range of disputes.
Chris has extensive experience in advising lenders on professional negligence claims primarily against solicitors, surveyors and project monitors. He also advises in relation to a range of other commercial disputes, particularly those in the technology and professional practices sectors.
Chris is adept at advising clients throughout the litigation process, and has substantial practical expertise in Alternative Dispute Resolution, having been involved in a significant number of successful mediations and negotiations in recent years.
Chris has been described by clients as "a credit to the firm" and "a name to watch within the industry".
- Lenders: Acting on behalf of lenders in relation to multiple high value professional negligence claims in respect of commercial, residential, industrial and development sites.
- Private company: Advising the defendants to a claim for alleged breaches of fiduciary and contractual duties.
- Private company: Advising in relation to supply contracts for the provision of services in the technology sector.
- Major UK banking group: Completing a six month part-time secondment to the litigation team of a major UK banking group.
Lender: Acting on behalf of a lender in respect of a claim against solicitors for failing to properly protect the lender's security position.