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Christopher Boardman QC

Call: 1995 | Silk: 2020

Queen's Counsel

Chris is a newly-appointed commercial QC, who is known as an astute strategist, strong advocate and valued team player. He has long been sought after as an expert in complex insolvency and fraud disputes, but is now increasingly recognised as a leading barrister for general commercial and banking litigation. Much of his work raises international issues and conflict of law disputes. Chris has extensive experience in multi-national and disciplinary teams, and enjoys working with closely with professional and lay clients to understand their objectives and achieve the best possible outcome.

Clients interviewed by the legal directories describe Chris as “one of the brightest barristers we have encountered” and “definitely someone you want on your side in a difficult fight” (Chambers UK Bar 2020). He is ranked for his commercial, banking and insolvency practices, and is consistently singled out for the quality of his advocacy and strategic insight, as well as for his approachability and unflappable nature.

“A very clever and creative thinker; good on his feet but also user-friendly.”

The Legal 500 UK Bar 2020