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Marie-Christine Willis

Chambers Director

"1GC has also welcomed Marie-Christine Willis to the set as Chambers Director. Together [with Paul Harris] they lead a team whom solicitors find to be “fun, friendly and attentive” and “utterly professional,” and who are noted to be “particularly helpful with last minute, urgent matters.” Chambers and Partners, 2020


Marie-Christine joined 1GC Family Law in January 2019 as Chambers Director.

She holds an MBA from INSEAD and has extensive experience in the commercial world. Prior to joining Chambers, she managed several significant retail businesses and acted as a consultant, advising companies on strategy, organisation and management.

Alongside Paul, Marie-Christine ensures that Chambers operates efficiently and productively, for the benefit of both clients and members. Her strategic skills allow Chambers to continue to build on its reputation for excellence. She also has responsibility for financial management, regulatory compliance, human resources, facilities and IT.

She is a member of the Legal Practice Management Association.