Christopher has been a dispute resolver for over 18 years. As well as using the well-known route of court proceedings, Christopher has skills and expertise in the alternative forms of dispute resolution such as Arbitration, Mediation, Adjudication, Expert Determination and Early Neutral Evaluation.
It’s through Christopher’s passion for resolving disputes without court proceedings that led him to qualify as a mediator.
Christopher has particular expertise in Property, Construction, Partnership and Shareholder disputes, as well as general commercial disputes. His experience also includes dealing with injunctions and has dealt with cross-border disputes.
Furthering his passion for assisting people to resolve their disputes, Christopher has set up www.smallclaimsportal.com to fill a much-needed gap in supporting people and businesses navigate the small claims court.
Prior to joining Counterculture, Christopher headed up a litigation team of a Legal 200 law firm, delivering financial growth, improved profitably and expanding the team’s expertise.
Christopher is described as a “responsive, thoughtful and commercial” litigator in the North West with particular expertise in property, commercial and construction disputes. (Chambers UK, 2014). He is also described as “attentive and very approachable“. (Chambers UK, 2014).
Clients like the “thoroughly commercial approach“, Christopher MacCafferty is “a good tactician and a tenacious litigator” (Legal 500, 2015). Christopher MacCafferty is recommended for property, construction, partnership and shareholder disputes (Legal 500, 2017).