Chris Young

1st Junior Clerk - London

Chris is the 1st Junior Clerk for St Philips London. Since joining chambers in August 2013, Chris has played a fundamental role in the development and progression of our London operation.  Chris works closely alongside the Senior Clerk, James Wackett, to ensure the smooth running of chambers.

Chris began his clerking career in October 2007 in a specialist civil set in the City, where he gained considerable experience in clerking all members of Chambers whilst working closely with the Personal Injury team.

Chris’ main duties include daily liaison with instructing solicitors, fair allocation of work, management of barristers’ diaries and fee negotiation.

Chris also assists in the development of our Junior Commercial Team (JCT) and helps to lead their marketing initiatives.

Chris is a member of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks and sits on the committee.

Outside of work, Chris is an avid football fan and season ticket holder at West Ham United.  Whilst having an interest in most sports, he also enjoys going to the gym and attending music festivals.