Property & Estates News

Our first ever Podcast has gone live!

Date: 17 Jun, 2020
In our first ever Podcast we talk about the impact on residential possession claims of the Coronavirus Act 2020 and PD51Z.

Malcolm Warner successful in the Court of Appeal in dispute

Malcolm Warner successful in the Court of Appeal in dispute

Date: 12 Apr, 2019
Malcolm Warner, led by Joanne Wicks QC, successful in the Court of Appeal in dispute over enforceability of alleged fencing easement (Haddock v Churston [2019] EWCA Civ 544).

Ewan Paton has been appointed a part-time Judge of the First Tier Tribunal, Property Chamber (Land Registration)

Ewan Paton has been appointed a part-time Judge of the First Tier Tribunal, Property Chamber (Land Registration)

Date: 23 Nov, 2018
Ewan Paton has been appointed a part-time Judge of the First Tier Tribunal, Property Chamber (Land Registration) - formerly (until 2013) the Adjudicator to HM Land Registry.

Ewan Paton successful on appeal in Wild Duck Limited v Smith [2018] EWCA Civ 1471

Ewan Paton successful on appeal in Wild Duck Limited v Smith [2018] EWCA Civ 1471

Date: 3 Jul, 2018
Ewan Paton, in his second successful Court of Appeal outing in recent weeks, acted for the successful Respondent in Wild Duck Limited v Smith [2018] EWCA Civ 1471, in which judgment was handed down on 27th June 2018.

Ewan Paton successful on appeal in Baker v Craggs [2018] EWCA Civ. 1126 on Law of Property Act overreaching

Ewan Paton successful on appeal in Baker v Craggs [2018] EWCA Civ. 1126 on Law of Property Act overreaching

Date: 16 May, 2018
Ewan Paton has successfully represented the appellant, Mr. Craggs, in an appeal to the Court of Appeal from the decision of Mr. Justice Newey [2016] EWHC 3250 (Ch.), at which hearing he also appeared.

Paul Lewis appears for successful claimants in $200million breach of trust claim

Paul Lewis appears for successful claimants in $200million breach of trust claim

Date: 5 Oct, 2017
The Royal Court in Jersey has recently handed down judgment in favour of the Claimants in Crociani, A & B v Crociani, Foortse, BNP Paribas Jersey Trust Corporation Limited, Appleby Trust (Mauritius) Limited, Camilla de Bourbon des Deux Siciles & O’rs [2017] JRC 146.

Ross Fentem made headlines in a disputed possession case

Ross Fentem made headlines in a disputed possession case

Date: 5 Apr, 2017
Ross Fentem made local headlines on Thursday 30 March 2017, in a disputed possession case concerning Cheltenham Road Library in Montpelier.