Real Estate Litigation

 

What our Real Estate Litigation Barristers offer

Chambers has a well-deserved reputation in property litigation, being recognised as one of the leading sets by both Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500.

Barristers of all levels of seniority regularly advise on both contentious and non-contentious property matters representing a wide variety of clients including individuals, companies and public authorities in the High Court, the county courts, the First Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber), the Upper Tribunal (Lands), the Upper Tribunal (Tax & Chancery) and the appellate courts, as well as in arbitration.

Real estate property issues dealt with on a regular basis include:

  • Easements
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Boundary disputes
  • Rights of light
  • Mortgages and charges
  • Registration of title
  • Conveyancing disputes
  • Co-ownership and beneficial interests
  • Licences
  • Options
  • Overage and adverse possession

Our specialist property litigation barristers also deal with the full spectrum of both commercial and residential landlord and tenant matters, including 1954 Act renewals, service charge disputes, consents, assignments, breaches of covenant, forfeiture, break notices, dilapidations and possession actions.  Counsel are also instructed to provide expert determination.

Individual specialisms within chambers include restrictive covenants, rights of light, land registration, injunctive relief and the law relating to water and waterways.

The Kings Chambers team of real estate litigation barristers also has an enviable reputation in contributing to the Property and Development group , bringing together members of the industry’s leading planning and property barristers to provide clients in that sector with a one stop legal solution to all planning and development related projects.

 

What the directories say about our Real Estate Litigation Barristers

Chambers UK 2019

“The leading set on the Northern Circuit for contentious property matters. Its barristers provide exceptional advice and advocacy in disputes relating to residential, commercial and agricultural real estate. A broad range of matters are dealt with including mortgages, landlord and tenant issues, rights of way and restrictive covenants. Clients include insurance companies, developers, government bodies and NGOs. Commentators acknowledge the set's "strong position in terms of business and property work" and its "quality across the board."

Client service: 

The clerks have always been very helpful."

"The clerking is very good. They do their best to find someone and are easy to get hold of."


Barristers in this practice area


Paul Chaisty QC

Paul Chaisty QC

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Sport |

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Lesley Anderson QC

Lesley Anderson QC

Head of Business and Property

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Company | Commercial Litigation | Insolvency | International and Offshore | Mediation | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Mark Harper QC

Mark Harper QC

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Sport |

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Jeffrey Terry

Jeffrey Terry

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Mediation | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction

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Nigel Clayton

Nigel Clayton

Banking and Finance | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Real Estate Litigation |

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Wilson Horne

Wilson Horne

Arbitration | Commercial Litigation | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction

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Richard Lander

Richard Lander

Banking and Finance | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Andrew Latimer

Andrew Latimer

Commercial Litigation | Company | Partnership | Real Estate Litigation |

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Leo Charalambides

Leo Charalambides

Licensing | Planning | Real Estate Litigation |

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Matthew Hall

Matthew Hall

Commercial Litigation | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Paul Lakin

Paul Lakin

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Geraint Wheatley

Geraint Wheatley

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Emily Duckworth

Emily Duckworth

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Insolvency | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Dr Nathan Smith

Dr Nathan Smith

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction

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Eleanor d'Arcy

Eleanor d'Arcy

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction

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Helen Gardiner

Helen Gardiner

Commercial Litigation | Company | Employment | Insolvency | Real Estate Litigation |

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Jonathan Wright

Jonathan Wright

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction

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Fay Collinson

Fay Collinson

Commercial Litigation | Court of Protection & Mental Health | Private Client, Trusts and Probate | Real Estate Litigation |

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Aidan Reay

Aidan Reay

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Partnership | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Sport | Technology & Construction

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Douglas Cochran

Douglas Cochran

Arbitration | Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | EU and Competition Law | Insolvency | Partnership | Procurement | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation | Technology & Construction

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Chelsea Carter

Chelsea Carter

Banking and Finance | Commercial Litigation | Company | Insolvency | Professional Negligence | Real Estate Litigation |

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Gary Young

Gary Young

Chief Clerk for Business & Property, Construction, Mediation, Sports Law

Telephone: 0161 819 8801 Click to Mail
Harry Young

Harry Young

Senior Clerk for Business, Property & Litigation Funding & Costs

Telephone: 0161 819 8803 Click to Mail
Louise Barnes

Louise Barnes

Senior Leeds Clerk

Telephone: 0113 203 1141 Click to Mail
Tom Gornall

Tom Gornall

Junior Clerk for Planning, Chancery & Commercial and Costs

Telephone: 0161 819 8271 Click to Mail
Brandon Singh

Brandon Singh

Junior Clerk for Chancery & Commercial

Telephone: 0161 819 8257 Click to Mail
The leading set on the Northern Circuit for contentious property matters. Commentators acknowledge the set's "strong position in terms of business and property work" and its "quality across the board."
Chambers UK

The clerking is very good. They do their best to find someone and are easy to get hold of.

Contact Details

Call: 0345 034 3444
Email: clerks@kingschambers.com

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