'Renowned for its strength in property law'. 'The set is also noted for cases that crossover with professional negligence'.
Legal 500 2017
Tanfield has established a strong reputation as one of the leading chambers for Property Law work, with members being particularly respected for their work on Professional Negligence claims against architects.
Drawing on experience in matters relating to Development and Construction disputes, as well as wider Professional Negligence expertise in claims against Valuers and Construction Professionals, members of Tanfield stand out for their demonstrable excellence and niche expertise.
Members’ expertise in Professional Negligence claims against architects includes advising on errors in architect drawings, failure to obtain or comply with planning permission, mismanagement of projects and costs, as well as failure to adhere to safe specifications, the use of substandard building materials and health and safety breaches.
Members of Tanfield act for both claimants and defendants, in the High Court, as well as other specialist courts, professional hearings and tribunals.
Tanfield’s specialist counsel act for a wide range of private individuals, insurers, professional bodies and corporate clients.