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Partner, Solicitor

Chris Rodda

Dispute resolution
M: +44 (0)7825 274 636

Chris is a Partner in the Dispute Resolution team with extensive experience in commercial and civil litigation.

Described in the Legal 500 as “a realistic pursuer of claims”, Chris has built up a loyal client base, primarily through word of mouth recommendations from clients. Chris advises individuals and smaller SME’s in respect of claims in the County Courts and the High Court.

Chris has a particular interest in complex contractual disputes, property litigation, contentious probate, trust, fraud, insolvency, professional negligence and financial claims to the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) and the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS).

Professional qualifications

  • University of Sussex BA Hons History
  • City of London Polytechnic CPE Law / Solicitors Finals Qualified 1987

Recent work

  • High Court Shareholder derivative claim
  • Opposing event refund claim due to COVID19
  • Challenge to Local Authority on ASB/PSPO following COVID19
  • Claims to FSCS and Platform holders on unregulated collective investments
  • Pre-nuptial agreement negligence claim
  • Challenge to remove Probate Administrator
  • Injunction on employee theft and related auditor negligence claim
  • Previous reported cases include High Court Decisions in Hampton v Minns (2001) on Bank guarantee contributions and in Re K (2007) on Executors duties on claims to an Insolvent Estate
  • 2018 Daily Telegraph quoted on claims to an unregulated collective investment fund

Previous employment

  • Partner – Royds Withy King
  • Partner – Pickering Kenyon, Holborn

Professional memberships


  • English (mother tongue)