Human Resources Manager

Chris Mullaney

Human Resources Manager

Chris Mullaney is the Human Resources Manager for the Practice and is responsible to the Practice Manager and the Directors for all personnel related matters, which covers the whole of the employee lifecycle, i.e. recruitment to resignation. He is supported in his role by assistant Claire Ingham.

Chris has worked as a HR Manager within the legal sector for over 18 years, having spent 12 years at Gorvins Solicitors in Stockport, before joining Watson Ramsbottom in March 2016.

Prior to commencing his career in HR, Chris spent almost 25 years in the Royal Air Force in a personnel related role. He is a qualified French linguist, although having not lived in France for over 20 years, he is a bit rusty these days. Chris is an avid Manchester United fan and has previously held a season ticket at Old Trafford. He is married to Jacky and they have three children, two girls and a boy and three grandchildren (two girls and a boy).

Contact Details


25-29 Victoria Street


Telephone: 01254 29 86 90

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