Chris Ovenden

Inner Temple 2018

Chris Ovenden joined 15 Winckley Square as a tenant following pupillage with us in September 2019.

He is a family law pupil, with a particular focus on public children work, but has also gained experience in private law children, matrimonial finance, crime and civil costs cases.

Chris is currently taking instructions in both private and public Children Act and Family Law Act cases and regularly acts for parents in both public and private proceedings.

Outside of court, Chris is an avid runner and occasional writer of short fiction. In a previous life, he taught undergraduate philosophy for the University of Manchester.