Christopher Marsden

Trainee Solicitor

Christopher is a trainee solicitor within our clinical negligence team working under the supervision of Judith Thomas-Whittingham.

Christopher obtained an upper second-class honours law degree from Sheffield Hallam University in 2014 and joined Stephensons in February 2016 as a graduate paralegal within the clinical negligence team.

In this role, he assisted Carla Duprey with her caseload from the commencement of new claims up to and including trials. He assisted on a variety of clinical negligence claims including complex brain injury, surgical error and misdiagnosis claims.

Whilst working as a graduate paralegal, Christopher also studied the legal practice course on a part-time basis and achieved a commendation from the University of Law in June 2018.

Christopher secured his training contract in June 2017, which commenced in September 2018 and has undertaken six-month seats in Stephensons’ corporate and commercial property departments, before returning to the clinical negligence team in September 2019.