Chris is an experienced, busy personal injury practitioner with a loyal solicitor client base, many of whom have been instructing him over very many years. He has more than 25 years’ experience in personal injury litigation, acting for both Claimants and Defendants. He is an experienced trial advocate. He takes a practical approach, and he is known for his ability to develop a rapport with lay clients.
Chris has a large multi-track practice, regularly acting for both claimants and defendants in higher value claims arising out of road traffic accidents, accidents and work and public liability. He has particular experience of acting for officers injured in the course of their duty.
He regularly appears in trials and acts at JSM’s in cases of higher value.
Recent examples of his work include:
Chris regularly represents insurers in cases in which the claimant’s honesty is placed in issue, both in the road traffic field and in more serious cases of exaggeration of injury and loss involving surveillance evidence.
Engel v. The Joint Committee for PATROL  ICR 1086
Laing v. Manchester City Council  IRLR 748
Jules Thorn Memorial Scholarship, Middle Temple
Personal Injury Bar Association
Employment Law Bar Association
LLB (Hons) Manchester University
Jules Thorn Memorial Scholarship (Middle Temple)
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