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Jamie Kidd

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Howes Percival LLP

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Property litigation.


Jamie is a partner and advises on contentious property issues encompassing residential, commercial and agricultural land. He has detailed experience in relation to asset management concerns such as rent review and dilapidations, development and joint venture disputes, and the impact of insolvency. Jamie has a particular interest in overage, rights of light, rights of way, adverse possession and enfranchisement. Jamie has enjoyed success before the LVT, the HMLR Adjudicator, the High Court, Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court. Jamie contributes to the Property Law Journal and is a member of the Property Litigation Association.


Prettys 2000-05; Eversheds LLP 2005-10; Forsters LLP 2010-11; partner Howes Percival LLP 2011 to date.


Property Litigation Association.

East Anglia: Real estate

Property litigation

Within: Leading individuals

Jamie Kidd - Howes Percival LLP

Within: Property litigation

The practice at¬†Howes Percival LLP¬†is headed by¬†Simon Murphy¬†in Cambridge. Murphy and associate¬†Leanne Davis¬†have market-leading expertise in¬†landlord and tenant matters and¬†frequently manage property portfolios and deal with lease renewals and exits. Among their clients are¬†Cambridge University Endowment Fund,¬†Greene King Plc and¬†Co-Operative Group. They also advise clients in the technology and biomedical sectors on their dilapidations liabilities, including the decontamination of buildings. In Norwich,¬†Jamie Kidd¬†is the key contact. His group handles contentious¬†land and development issues, with a growing niche in leasehold and freehold enfranchisement matters. He recently handled a case for Ford Retail arising from the contamination of land by a neighbouring landowner, which had prevented its sale.¬†UK Power Networks Plc and the¬†Ministry of Defence are also among his clients.¬†Kidd and newly qualified solicitor William Trow¬† ‚Äėdeliver timely advice'.

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Social housing

Within: Social housing

The property team at Howes Percival LLP frequently acts for social housing clients on site acquisition and construction matters. Commercial property partner Simon Murphy leads the multi-disciplinary practice from Cambridge. He calls upon the 'excellent' Michaela Henson, who is highly recommended for development work, Helen Stewart who handles acquisitions for East Cambs Trading Company Limited, solicitor Scott Smith who deals with development and golden brick agreements for Hundred Houses Society Limited, and conveyancer Clare Best who undertakes site acquisitions and plot sales for clients including Luminus Homes. Highly experienced property litigator Jamie Kidd in Norwich is a volunteer board member at Norwich Housing Society and regularly handles contentious matters for the firm's housing association clients.

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