Christopher Sykes


Christopher Sykes

Call 2015 - Inner Temple


Christopher joined QEB Hollis Whiteman in September 2016 for an 18-month pupillage, specialising in criminal law.

Since joining Chambers, Christopher has assisted his pupil supervisor, Philip McGhee, in a range of criminal and regulatory matters acting for both the prosecution and defence. Previously, he worked as a Paralegal in the Criminal Litigation Department of Kingsley Napley LLP. He has gained further experience by interning for attorneys representing death row prisoners in Texas.


The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple
Young Fraud Lawyers Association
Criminal Bar Association


Bar Professional Training Course, University of Law
Graduate Diploma in Law, University of Law
BA (Hons) History, Brasenose College, University of Oxford
Sir Joseph Priestley Scholarship
Sir Geoffrey Nice Foundation Bursary
Princess Royal Scholarship