Community Care / Court of Protection
Tim has appeared in the Court of Protection and advised in cases involving disputes over the appointment of deputies, sales of a patient’s real property and statutory wills.
Landlord and Tenant
Tim covers all areas of Landlord and Tenant law, whether business, residential or agricultural, including claims for possession, lease renewal, relief from forfeiture, enfranchisement, service charges and succession.
Tim has experience in disputes relating to residential property, particularly possession, disrepair and unlawful eviction, arising under the Rent Act 1977 and the Housing Acts.
Probate and Wills
From advice on the drafting of wills; questions about validity whether formal or substantial, particularly testamentary capacity; through disputes about obtaining grants and Inheritance Act claims, to administration actions and removal of executors and administrators, Tim will advise on all matters relating to wills, probate and the administration of estates.
Tim advises on any issue involving land: buying and selling; registration and rectification; adverse possession; mortgages; easements and restrictive covenants; co-ownership and trusts of land, and proprietary estoppel. He also advises on professional negligence issues arising from property transactions.
Tim advises trustees and beneficiaries in relation to the administration of trusts.
Advice and representation at consistory court hearings in relation to faculty applications.
Tim accepts instructions under the Bar’s Public Access scheme.