Tim Polli specialises in property and commercial law and associated professional negligence.
He has broad experience encompassing most aspects of real property, mortgages and banking, both commercial and residential landlord and tenant, trusts of land and proprietary estoppel.
He was shortlisted for Real Estate Junior of the Year in the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2016.
Tim's commercial practice is also fairly broad, but he has a particular interest in unjust enrichment, partnerships, joint ventures, franchising and the recovery of misappropriated monies.
Tim is regularly instructed to make applications for emergency injunctive relief (including freezing injunctions).
Tim combines an analytical style with a ‘can do’ approach to problem solving and a common-sense awareness of the commercial realities underpinning any litigation. He is familiar with the requirements of working with a team of solicitors and/or Counsel and, when necessary, is available out of office hours.
Recent directory comments include: "He has razor-sharp intellect, and is outstanding on property service charges and mortgage disputes" (Legal 500 2016); "He marries excellent expertise with real commercial acumen." (Chambers UK 2015); "A highly praised property litigation specialist," (Chambers UK, 2014); "Technically excellent and he knows more than anyone else at the Bar about subrogation." (Legal 500, 2014); “giving off ‘a calm manner in court,’ he proves ‘very efficient, and thinks well on his feet.’”(Chambers UK, 2013); “adapts well to any given situation, and handles matters firmly but without aggression” (Chambers UK, 2010); “excellent with clients” (Legal 500, 2010) and, “business focussed and sensible” (Chambers UK, 2009). Please see the 'Recommendations' section, below, for the full list of directory comments.