He has appeared in many rating and compensation cases at all levels of the court and tribunal system and has considerable experience of advisory work, case preparation and advocacy, and as case reporter, author and speaker on those topics. His experience now fuels his interest in current and future developments in rating and compensation, and informs his appreciation, analysis, commentary and articles on those topics.
Christopher is a graduate of Leeds University with a PhD from Warwick University. He was called to the bar in 1976. His practice at Landmark embraced property law, planning, highways and other engineering and development schemes, compensation for compulsory purchase, and local taxation. He is a chartered engineer, a life member of the Institution of Structural Engineers, and an honorary member of the Rating Surveyors Association.