"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.

In 2003, Chris relocated to Leeds to begin 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 individuals. His case load involves bringing and defending claims in the High Court and County Court that focus on diverse areas of law including disputes about financial matters, goods and services, insolvency, intellectual property rights, land cases and in particular contentious probate for which is currently completing the Association of Contentious Trusts & Probate Solicitors (ACTAPS) Associate Membership Course.

Away from work, Chris has a great interest in travel having lived abroad for a number of years before settling in Norfolk. He is a keen opera goer and often in his favourite seat at Covent Garden.