Location / Yeovil, Bath

I am an experienced solicitor specialising in Property Litigation having trained at Battens and returned to Battens in 2018 following a stint working in London and the home counties.

My experience includes: unopposed and opposed business tenancy renewal claims, trespass, possession claims, adverse possession claims, forfeiture and relief from forfeiture, dilapidations, nuisance, landlord and tenant insolvency, and commercial landlord and tenant disputes.

Experience:

  • Advising a developer to negate restrictive covenants on development;
  • Advising high street lenders on pursuing valuer for professional negligence claim based on over-valuation of a property;
  • Advising both guarantor and landlords on tenant insolvency to recover possession and to obtain overriding leases;
  • Advising developer on construction of a leisure development;
  • Advising housing developer on adjudication in overage dispute;
  • Advising commercial landlord and tenants on break clauses and effective voluntary possession;
  • Advising FTSE 100 company on nuisance and breach of landlord’s obligations;
  • Advising on ground-breaking high court claim on forfeiture.    

I also have experience of and deal with Special Educational Needs and tribunal claims for the provision of Education, Health and Care Plans.

I am a council member for Bristol Law Society and the Bath representative as well as being a member of the Property Litigation Association.