Pupil Barrister Christopher Machin

Year of call 2017 [2017]

Personal Injury

After enjoying a successful career as a history teacher and assistant-head, Christopher undertook the Graduate Diploma in Law at Manchester Metropolitan University, achieving a distinction. Following this, he was awarded an outstanding on the BPTC, and was top of his year in family law and opinion writing. He also represented MMU on their mooting team in two national competitions. Christopher was also awarded a Lord Denning Scholarship from Lincoln’s Inn, and a Buchanan Prize. In addition, he is an ADR-ODR International accredited civil-commercial mediator.

Christopher commenced a common law pupillage in September 2017, under the guidance of criminal practitioner Tom Storey.

In his spare time, Christopher enjoys cooking, climbing, snowboarding, and cars.