Tim has a wide-ranging commercial and Chancery practice.

He has experience of the Court of Appeal, Chancery Division, Queen’s Bench Division, the Companies Court, the Bankruptcy Court, the Upper Tribunal, the First-tier Tribunal, and the County Court. His cases have taken him from Croydon to Kazakhstan and many places in between.

He recently appeared in the Court of Appeal acting for the successful Respondents in the matter of Kingley Developments Ltd v Brudenell and others [2016] EWCA Civ 980, a case involving the relative weight to be given to lay and expert evidence in circumstances of alleged forgery and wider frauds. The appeal followed an eight day trial at which Tim was also successful.

Tim also recently appeared for the successful management company that obtained an injunction removing Vinnie the terrier from a £1million penthouse flat in Limehouse. The case was widely reported in the national press and covered on the BBC.

He drafts pleadings, opinions and skeleton arguments. He advises in conference on legal and tactical matters. He undertakes advocacy for trials, appeals and applications.

He finds practical solutions to problems, focusses upon strategy, and gives realistic and commercial advice. He is a persuasive advocate.

He has experience of being led by QCs and senior junior barristers.

He has considerable experience of mediation and arbitration.

His clients have included the Crown, the Duchy of Lancaster, the Church of England, the Attorney General, multi-national businesses, billionaire businessmen, mid-sized companies, commercial landlords, charities, housing trusts, local councils, small businesses as well as private individuals.

Outside Chambers Tim has an interest in cinema, foreign travel and the countryside. Those interests are currently being thwarted by the attentions of his young son.


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