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Chris Gibson

LLB Hons LLM

Trainee Solicitor

Chris joined the firm in March 2021 and is currently a Trainee Solicitor.

In 2019 Chris completed his Bachelor of Laws (LLB Hons) degree at the University of Sunderland and was awarded First Class Honours. In the process, Chris was also awarded the Ede & Ravenscroft Prize in recognition of the Best Performing Undergraduate student in the entire Law department.

Chris returned to the University of Sunderland to undertake a combined postgraduate degree in Legal Practice and a Masters of Law. He graduated with a Distinction in November 2020.

For his Masters, Chris explored the extent of discrimination amongst Solicitors, the Bar and the Judiciary throughout England and Wales. His chapter on discrimination against the protected characteristic of Sex from his dissertation titled ‘The Legal Sector Is Yet to Deal With the Requirements of the Equality Act 2010’ was published in the UoS Law Journal in April 2021.

Chris is due to complete his Training Contract and qualify as a Solicitor in July 2023.
 

  • Postal Address

  • 22a Newgate Street, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 1BA
  • Telephone

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