Chris qualified in September 2006 and joined Stone King in May 2011.
Chris is a solicitor in the Commercial Property team and specialises in advising our charity and education clients. He advises on a wide range of matters including advice to schools such as sales of property in order to better utilise school assets, leases of parts of school sites to third parties, academy conversion and academy transfer, as well as advice on charity leases and disposals and acquisitions by charities. Chris is also experienced in dealing with the Education Funding Agency in order to achieve consent from the Secretary of State.
Chris joined Stone King from Farrer & Co where he was heavily involved in advising a number of charities and education establishments. Chris’ experience in private practice is complemented by time spent as an in-house lawyer for a large national museum and time spent working in the not-for-profit sector.
Outside work Chris is a busy father and volunteers his efforts in a number of different ways with his local church.