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Christopher Buckley

| Call 2004

Profile: Overview

Christopher has a contentious Chancery practice with particular expertise in insolvency, company and private client work. He has extensive trial experience and as Junior Counsel to the Crown acts for central government as well as corporations, insolvency practitioners, other professionals, charities and private individuals.


For information in respect of particular practice areas please see the links to the left.


Work and cases of note include



Challenges to a Voluntary Arrangement in Sweet & Maxwell’s Insolvency Litigation: A Practical Guide (2nd ed, 2018)

The Insolvency title in LexisNexis' The Civil Court Practice (the Green Book) (2006 – 2016)



MA (First Class), Trinity Hall, Cambridge

Junior Counsel to the Crown (HM Attorney General’s B Panel) (2014 – date)
Junior Counsel to the Crown (HM Attorney General’s C Panel) (2009 – 2014)

Lord Denning scholar, Lincoln’s Inn
Hardwicke scholar, Lincoln’s Inn
Bateman scholar, Trinity Hall, Cambridge
Ian Malcolm Lewis prize, Trinity Hall, Cambridge
Law Studentship, Trinity Hall, Cambridge


Other Details

VAT Number: 867 2945 75
Bar Membership Number: 46918
Bar Mutual Indemnity Fund Number: 2250/051


For More Information

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Christopher Buckley
“Chris has a razor sharp legal mind and a straightforward approach making him a formidable asset to instructing solicitors and lay clients alike.”

Instructing Solicitor