Paul Lakin


Commercial

Manchester

36 Young Street, Manchester, M3 3FT
DX: 718188 MCH 3
Direct Dial: 0161 832 9082

Leeds

5 Park Square, Leeds, LS1 2NE
DX: 713113 LEEDS PARK SQ
Direct Dial: 0113 242 1123

Birmingham

Embassy House, 60 Church Street,
Birmingham, B3 2DJ
DX: 13023 BIRMINGHAM
Direct Dial: 0121 200 3570

Clerked by:
Harry Young
Rory Davis


Commercial

Paul has developed an excellent practice in the area of commercial litigation and regularly provides representation and advice on disputes in the Chancery Division, Commercial/Mercantile Court, the Technology and Construction Court and the County Court.

Paul has particular interest in disputes involving equitable remedies rectification, specific performance and injunctive relief.

Significant Reported Cases

Quinn v CC Automotive Group Ltd [2010] EWCA civ 1412

Greenwood Forest Products (UK) Ltd v Roberts [2010] Bus LR D146


Profile

Before coming to the Bar Paul was a solicitor with both Watson Burton and Brooke North.  He practises in all aspects of chancery and commercial dispute resolution. 

His practice is predominantly contentious with particular specialism in all areas of Real Property work (registered and unregistered land, commercial, residential and agricultural) including restrictive covenants, easements, boundaries, highways, mortgages and landlord & tenant.

Paul also specialises in all aspects of trust, probate and administration, commercial, company and insolvency work with particular emphasis on claims for equitable relief.

Paul undertakes professional negligence work in his practice areas referred to above with particular emphasis on solicitors, surveyors, construction professionals, architects and accountants.

As a former solicitor Paul is very client focused and understands the needs of clients for clear impartial advice.

Paul will also undertake non-contentious drafting relating to the above practice areas were necessary.

Year of Call: 2000

Areas of Expertise
  • Chancery
  • Commercial
  • Professional Negligence
Memberships

Middle Temple

Chancery Bar Association

Northern Chancery Bar Association

Northern & North Eastern Circuits

Qualifications

BSC (Hons); LLB (Hons)

 

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