Construction & Developments

‘Renowned for its strength in property law’... ‘an excellent set at all levels’... The barristers are ‘exceptionally talented’...

Legal 500 2017

Our Construction & Developments Expertise

Members of Tanfield draw on their expertise across Commercial,  Real Property and Landlord & Tenant law to advise on all matters relating to Building Construction & Developments.  Tanfield can assist in advising on the proposed scheme of a Development before it is built, the rights of existing occupiers and neighbours and in relation to any disputes which may arise before, during and after the development has been carried out.

Barristers at Tanfield act for both UK and International clients and are known for their particular expertise in advising and providing advocacy in relation to commercial, residential and mixed-use developments.

Tanfield also has a strong reputation for work in Professional Negligence claims related to development projects, in particular, claims against builders, contractors, sub-contractors, developers, valuers, architects and surveyors.

Our Construction & Developments Clients

Tanfield has an enviable reputation for Real Property work.  It’s clients include both large and small landowners, property developers and commercial organisations, leading Real Property law firms and Local Authorities.

Our Construction & Developments Barristers


Philip Rainey QC

Call 1990 Silk 2010

Kerry Bretherton QC

Call 1992 Silk 2016

Christopher Heather QC

Call 1995 Silk 2017

Timothy Polli QC

Call 1997 Silk 2018

Mark Loveday

Call 1986

Michael Buckpitt

Call 1988

Nicholas Isaac

Call 1993

Robert Bowker

Call 1995

Piers Harrison

Call 1997

Daniel Dovar

Call 1997

James Fieldsend

Call 1997

Nicola Muir

Call 1998

Adrian Carr

Call 1999

Rebecca Cattermole

Call 1999

Ellodie Gibbons

Call 1999

Carl Fain

Call 2001

Jonathan Upton

Call 2004

Amanda Gourlay

Call 2004

Gemma de Cordova

Call 2006

Michael Walsh

Call 2006

Niraj Modha

Call 2010

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