"responsive and commercially pragmatic" - Legal 500

Chris Fielding grew up in Buckinghamshire. He graduated from the University of Southampton in 1996 having read a literature and arts based degree in French before embarking on a successful career in London working at a leading advertising research agency.

At Leeds Metropolitan University in 2003, Chris began the process of retraining for a career in law before going on to train and qualify as a solicitor specialising in litigation at Fosters in 2008.

Chris is instructed in a broad range of matters for both businesses and private individuals. His case load involves bringing and defending claims in the High Court and County Court which focus on diverse areas of law including disputes about financial matters, goods and services, insolvency, intellectual property rights, land cases and contentious probate.

Away from work, Chris has a great interest in travel, in particular East Africa, but also closer to home, throughout France, where he lived for a while in the heart of its capital. He is also a keen opera goer and will often make the trip to Londonís Royal Opera House.