Chris is a member of the Agricultural Law Association and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners. Chris manages the firm’s involvement in Norfolk ProHelp, a scheme by which local firms provide professional services to charities, voluntary groups and the like, on a pro-bono basis.
Chris is ranked by Chambers [UK 2021]. In the previous edition clients note that he "is very good at communicating and he's extremely calm," and that "clients wholly trust and rely on him".
Chris is recommended and named as a 'Leading Individual' by Legal 500 [UK 2021]. Clients in this edition say he and other team members 'have a good depth of knowledge, offer clear advice and they are readily available and turn matters around very quickly'. In the previous edition, clients note that "Chris Coupland has unrivalled industry knowledge and provides excellent client care. Practical solutions are provided in clear layman's language".