Chris joined Barrett & Co as a Trainee Solicitor in July 2016 from the Joint Legal Team at Reading Borough Council, where he worked as a paralegal. Chris grew up in Reading and graduated in Law from Aberystwyth University in Wales in 2013. He then spent 3 months working in the United States as an intern in Congress, based in Washington, D.C. On his return, Chris started his Masters of Law and Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in Guildford, which he completed in early 2015.
Chris began his Training Contract with Hilary Buckle in the Private Client department and is currently assisting Justin Sadler in the Litigation department. Chris will undertake further seats in Family and Property and Commercial before qualifying in mid-2018.
Outside work Chris is actively involved in dry slope ski racing and is currently Vice Chair of Berkshire Race Squad, who are based in Bracknell. He is also a qualified race official and has officiated at both regional and national level. He also enjoys watching sport, travelling and continues to have an interest in current affairs on both sides of the Atlantic.