Our People

Christopher Avery


  • Location: Reading
  • Email: Christopher Avery
  • Direct Telephone: +44 (0) 118 952 0821
  • Mobile: +44 (0) 7990 575 075


Christopher heads up the firm’s Reading office, in the heart of the UK’s Thames Valley.

Christopher started his legal career as a commercial property lawyer and soon became the managing partner of Pitmans at the age of 31. During his 36 years with the firm the business grew from 25 to over 200 staff with a fee income in excess of £20m.


Christopher set up the international legal network, MI InterAct in 1992, later becoming Chairman. He has also been a judge on numerous business awards panels.


Christopher enjoys playing tennis, water skiing, watching rugby, fly-fishing and spending time with his family.