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IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)

CAPITAL COURT, 30 WINDSOR STREET, UXBRIDGE, UB8 1AB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0345 877 7025
Fax:
Fax 0845 638 1351
DX:
45105 UXBRIDGE
Email:
Web:
www.ibblaw.co.uk
Chesham, Uxbridge

South East: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and commercial: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx
Corporate and commercial: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx - ranked: tier 2

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

From the firm’s Uxbridge base David Clark’s team at IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) acts for several multinational clients, including Renault UK and Cegedim, and is conducting ongoing reviews of commercial contracts for the latter. Adam Dowdney joined from Shoosmiths LLP in April 2016.

Leading individuals

Adam Dowdney - IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)

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South East: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: general
Crime: general - ranked: tier 1

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)’s β€˜highly competent’ team is headed by Joanne Gibbons. The β€˜fantastic’ Eddie Tang is recommended. The firm excels in handling complex and high-profile cases.

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South East: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx
Commercial litigation: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx - ranked: tier 1

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge, Chesham)

Paul Kite’s team at IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) handles business critical disputes that are frequently at an international level, and has particular strength in commercial fraud. Sarah Jackson is β€˜an excellent negotiator who has a level-headed but powerful approach to litigation’. Clients include Renault UK and Cummins Power Generation.

Leading individuals

Paul Kite - IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)

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South East: Finance

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 3

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

Highlights for IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)’s team included advising AIB Group on financing the restructuring of Harlequins RFC. Ross Johnstone and David Clark are recommended.

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South East: Human resources

Employment: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx
Employment: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx - ranked: tier 1

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)’s β€˜exemplary’ practice is frequently called on to advise on redundancies and pan-European employment projects. Justin Govier and Jonathan Bruck are valued for their commercial approach.

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South East: Insurance

Clinical negligence: claimant
Clinical negligence: claimant - ranked: tier 3

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

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Personal injury: claimant
Personal injury: claimant - ranked: tier 2

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) has expertise in managing child abuse and brain injury cases. Malcolm Underhill is a key contact.

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South East: Private client

Charities and not-for-profit
Charities and not-for-profit - ranked: tier 2

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)’s β€˜very good’ practice has particular expertise in ecclesiastical matters, as illustrated by its advice to the Institute of Our Lady of Mercy on the closure of a spiritual retreat centre.

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Family: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx
Family: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx - ranked: tier 1

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge, Chesham)

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) is noted for its β€˜excellent service’ and β€˜insightful and timely advice’. The practice is equally adept at handling financial remedy cases and childcare matters. Key names for high-value divorce work include Amanda Melton and Richard Phillips. The β€˜superb’ Elizabeth Fitzpatrick is also recommended.

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Personal tax, trusts and probate: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx
Personal tax, trusts and probate: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx - ranked: tier 1

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Chesham)

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) progresses matters β€˜smoothly and within agreed timescales’ and is highly regarded for handling cross-border intestacy matters and Court of Protection issues. Jacqueline Almond leads the team.

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South East: Real estate

Commercial property: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx
Commercial property: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx - ranked: tier 1

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) is highly regarded for its work for housebuilders including Persimmon Homes and Bellway Homes. The sizeable team also regularly acts in real estate developments and investments; in an illustration of the latter, Juliusz Wodzianski led advice to BAM Properties on letting a newly constructed mixed-use development in Stockport. Other key names include practice head Bill Bidder, Vicky Stokes, Ross Johnstone, Vivien Rimmer, Jeff Elphee and Susan Mawson.

Leading individuals

Juliusz Wodzianski - IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)

Susan Mawson - IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)

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Construction
Construction - ranked: tier 2

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

Former civil engineer Paul Brampton leads the team at IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett), which is valued for its β€˜attention to detail’. Highlights included advising Aviva on construction documents pertaining to Aviva Tower. Consultant Ross Humphries and senior solicitor Steven Hayward are also recommended.

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Planning
Planning - ranked: tier 4

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

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Property litigation
Property litigation - ranked: tier 1

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)’s strong team is best known for representing clients including Car Giant in terminal dilapidations disputes. Key partners include the β€˜tenacious’ Andrew Olins, who is experienced in handling restrictive covenant disputes, and β€˜astute and clever tactician’ Jon Mowbray. Ryan Diamond is also recommended.

Leading individuals

Andrew Olins - IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)

Jon Mowbray - IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)

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South East: TMT (technology, media and telecoms)

IT and telecoms
IT and telecoms - ranked: tier 2

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

Christopher Hayes is the key contact at IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett); he has significant expertise in IP-related matters and complex litigation. The firm represented Anixter Distribution in a dispute concerning IT infrastructure.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) (Uxbridge)

Christopher Hayes is the key figure at IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett), acting for clients in the pharmaceutical, chemical, manufacturing and telecommunications sectors. Highlights included representing Hertz in a copyright infringement claim spanning the UK, US, Germany and France, among other jurisdictions.

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