Personal Profile

Chris is an Associate in the firm's Dispute Resolution Department, specialising in civil fraud disputes, commercial litigation and arbitration matters. His work often involves asset recovery techniques such as freezing and search orders, computer imaging orders, delivery up and third party disclosure orders to assist victims of fraud. These matters are often multi-jurisdictional in nature.

Chris also has experience acting in a number of cases involving allegations of data theft, misuse of trade secrets, breaches of restrictive covenants and misappropriation and recovery of confidential information. These cases regularly involve allegations of breaches of restrictive covenants by former employees in sectors which include the recruitment, consultancy and financial services industries. His commercial litigation practice includes complex commercial disputes involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, misrepresentation, conspiracy and shareholder disputes.

Chris has also spent over a year working in the firm's International Arbitration department and has worked on arbitrations governed by the LCIA, ICC and ICSID rules. He is a member of the Young Fraud Lawyers Association.