Property in Regional Bar
At Ropewalk Chambers, the property team is instructed in a wide range of matters including possession claims, boundary and easement disputes as well as dilapidation claims. Tom Carter recently represented a claimant, as a junior alone, in a Court of Appeal case against National Rail concerning liability under the law of nuisance for encroachment by Japanese knotweed rhizomes.
St Ives Chambers is particularly well known for its housing team, which is the 'go-to' for landlord and tenant matters in Birmingham. Key areas of work include social housing disputes, possession claims, anti-social behaviour issues and disrepair claims.
St Philips Chambers is a 'good set' for property law matters. Key areas of work for the set include easements, restrictive covenants and developer disputes.