Christopher Riley

Solicitor

Chris is a specialist employment lawyer based in our York office.

He joined Pattinson & Brewer in 2018 from a reputable regional firm where he specialised in employment law and practice, gaining solid experience acting for both employees and employers across the whole range of employment disputes. He originally joined that firm in 2014 as an Employment Paralegal prior to commencing his period of recognised training and qualifying in 2017. Throughout that period he has specialised in employment law.

Chris studied at Northumbria University where he was enrolled on the MLaw Exempting programme which comprised of the LLB (Hons) degree, Legal Practice Course and Masters in Law qualifications and achieved an overall 2:1.

Knowledgeable, passionate and committed to his clients, Chris has proved a valuable and popular addition to Pattinson & Brewer’s expanding team of specialist claimant litigators.

Straight-talking, approachable and prepared to go the extra mile to get the job done, he consistently achieves great results for his clients.

Outside of work, Chris has a young family that keep him on his toes. He describes himself as “a very sociable person who loves a pint whilst watching the football”. He is not alone.