Village Greens & Commons

Our Village Greens & Commons Expertise

Section 15 of the Commons Act 2006 allows for applications to register  land in England and Wales as a town or village green.

As one of the UK’s leading Property Law chambers Tanfield has a strong and long-standing reputation for advice and advocacy on matters relating to Town and Village Greens and Commons.

Whether acting for applicants, objectors, developers or landowners, members of Tanfield have been at the forefront of this area of Real Property Law. Several members of Tanfield have acted as inspectors on behalf of Registration Authorities.

Known for its cross-disciplinary approach, Tanfield stands out as a leader in this field for its ability to draw in specialist expertise across complementary matters including Public Rights of Way, Land Registration, Construction & Developments.

Our Village Greens & Commons Clients

Tanfield has an enviable reputation for Real Property work. Its clients include well-known property developers, leading Real Property law firms, as well as both large and small landowners, property developers and commercial organisations.

Our Village Greens & Commons Barristers


Kerry Bretherton QC

Call 1992 Silk 2016

Karen Jones

Call 1995

Daniel Dovar

Call 1997

Jonathan Upton

Call 2004

Michael Walsh

Call 2006

Niraj Modha

Call 2010

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