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Partner, Solicitor

Chris Rodda

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

Chris is a Partner 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 recommendations, advising individuals and smaller businesses in respect of claims in the County Courts and the High Court, with a particular interest in contractual disputes, property litigation, contentious probate, trust, fraud, insolvency, professional negligence and financial claims to the FOS/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)


  • Arbeitsrecht in Grossbritannien (Schriftenreihe International, Gesamtmetall – Gesamtverband der Arbeitgeberverbände der Metall- und Elektro-Industrie e.V. – 1.Auflage 2016)
  • Workforce Restructuring in Europe (General Editor and co-author), 1st edition, Bloomsbury Professional, 2015)
  • Employment Law in Europe” (General Editor and co-author), 2nd edition, Bloomsbury Professional, 2009