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Dere Street Barristers

Chambers of John Elvidge QC

33 BROAD CHARE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 3DQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0844 3351 551
Fax:
Fax 0191 261 0043
Email:
Web:
www.derestreet.co.uk
Newcastle upon Tyne, York
Dere Street Barristers (Chambers of John Elvidge QC), Timothy Wigglesworth, Newcastle upon Tyne, ENGLAND

Timothy Wigglesworth

Tel:
Work 0844 335 1551
Email:
Dere Street Barristers (Chambers of John Elvidge QC)

Position

Timothy was admitted as a solicitor in 1999 and practiced in general company and commercial matters, principally acting in the sale and purchase of companies and businesses, and in banking and finance matters. Since transferring to the Bar in 2007, Timothy has developed a general Chancery practice and undertakes work in the County Court and High Courts in the following areas: bankruptcy and insolvency – acting for both creditors and debtors in individual and corporate debt issues; defending bankruptcy petitions and setting aside statutory demands; advising on petitions seeking bankruptcy or insolvency; dealing with costs issues on applications by trustees in bankruptcy; advising on the distribution of a bankrupt’s estate, and insolvent estates. Boundary and property ownership disputes – advising and representing clients on a broad range of freehold and leasehold property issues and claims, including co-ownership under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996; the enforcement of mortgages and charges; disputes as to easements and rights of way and their creation and extent; adverse possession of property and claims of limitation; party wall disputes; and disputes as to the location of boundaries.

Career

Called 2007; Middle Temple.

Education

University College of Wales, Aberystwyth (1996 LLB).

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