Christopher qualified as a solicitor with Swindon firm Townsends in 1978 and became a partner in 1980. Following a series of mergers with firms based in Bath, Bristol and London, Christopher became a partner in Thrings LLP in 2001 and Head of Thrings Private Property Team in Swindon in 2003. He was subsequently asked to lead the Team across all of the firm’s offices. Christopher then spent time running the Private Property Team in Thrings new London office in 2007-2008 before returning to lead the Team in Swindon.
Christopher joined Spratt Endicott as a Partner in 2013 and heads up the Agriculture & Estates team, working closely with other solicitors in the Private Client Departments. He is a versatile property lawyer with particular experience in high end residential conveyancing, agriculture and property development.
The regular sale and purchase of quality residential property. The properties are often listed buildings and include amenity land and equestrian facilities
Purchase of a mixed portfolio of over 70 properties
Purchase and conversion of multiple office buildings to residential for a developer client
The sale and purchase of a range of agricultural properties
Residential lease extensions and other leasehold enfranchisement transactions, mainly in London
Professional memberships, publications and interests:
- Christopher is a recommended lawyer in The Legal 500 UK 2016 and has been recognised as a Leading Individual by The Legal 500 UK in 2015 and 2016.
- Christopher enjoys playing golf, tennis and blues harmonica. He is also a hobby olive farmer and a Member of the Agricultural Law Association