'Renowned for its strength in property law'. 'The set is also noted for cases that crossover with professional negligence'.
Legal 500 2017
Tanfield has a strong reputation for advising on professional negligence claims against solicitors. Acting for both claimants and defendants, members of chambers are experienced in representing clients in the High Court, as well as other specialist courts, professional hearings and tribunals.
What sets Tanfield apart, however, is members’ world-class reputation for advising on both commercial and residential Property Law matters. In addition to advising on claims against Private Client, Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence and Employment solicitors, Tanfield’s members are known for combining their Professional Negligence and Property Law understanding to deliver the very highest levels of expertise.
Matters range from Conveyancing and Contracts for the Sale of Land matters (such as failure to check plans, planning permission, building regulation certificates or to carry out appropriate searches), through to highly specialist matters relating to Registered and Unregistered Land, Rights of Way, Rights to Light, Licences, Developments, Landlord & Tenant matters, as well as Property Damage, Village Green & Commons and Trusts of Land.
Tanfield’s specialist counsel act for a wide range of private individuals, insurers, professional bodies and corporate clients.