Timothy Fancourt QC
Tim Fancourt has been involved in cases in the Court of Appeal and High Court relating to the enforceability of leasehold obligations, development agreements and authorised guarantee agreements, rectification of commercial leases and appeals against arbitration awards. He also acted for the bodies organising the Olympic Games in relation to protests and occupation of Games sites. He is involved in a number of rent reviews of large office buildings, retail parks and industrial units. His practice includes in particular disputes relating to development land, such as option valuations and overage claims, promissory and proprietary estoppels, dilapidations and contaminated land, and property and rent disputes arising from administrations and liquidations.
Caroline Shea QC
Caroline Shea practices in all areas of commercial, agricultural and residential property law, including related insolvency and professional negligence disputes. She has developed particular expertise in: boundaries and easements; agricultural succession applications; agricultural and commercial notices to quit; agreements for sale; contractual interpretation/rectification; forfeiture/relief; withholding of consent; the intersection of trust, statutory and succession law, with a particular emphasis on complex trust and estoppel claims within family disputes; high value rent review (commercial and agricultural); dilapidations/service charges. Caroline is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and has been appointed in disputes involving both agricultural and general property law.
Catherine Taskis practices in all aspects of residential and commercial, landlord and tenant, real property law and agricultural law.
Emily Windsor specialises in all aspects of property litigation, with particular emphasis on commercial property disputes and agriculture. She has extensive litigation experience at all levels and in the past few years has appeared in cases concerning break clauses, development agreements, rectification, proprietary estoppel, rent review, nuisance, leasehold enfranchisement and agricultural holdings. Emily also has experience of personal and corporate insolvency litigation.
Edward Peters is a property litigation specialist. He is experienced in all aspects of real property and landlord and tenant law - commercial, residential and agricultural – as well as property related professional negligence and insolvency.He has reported cases in the Supreme Court, House of Lords, Court of Appeal, High Court and Upper and Lands Tribunals, and extensive experience of courts and tribunals of all kinds.He is an FCA Arbitrator and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and has acted as a legal expert and legal assessor.
Jamie Sutherland practises in all areas of commercial, residential and agricultural landlord and tenant and real property law. He has a busy advisory practice and appears as advocate in applications, trials and appeals before the county courts, the High Court, the Court of Appeal and the property tribunals.